Gold Coast, Queensland - Education

Education

The Gold Coast's education infrastructure includes:

  • Universities – Three major university campuses (The Southern Cross University Beachside Campus, which offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in business, convention and event management, international tourism management and law and paralegal studies; Bond University at Robina and Griffith University, incorporating the Griffith Schools of Medicine and Dentistry and Oral Health at the Gold Coast Hospital and the main campus at Southport) and the smaller campus of Central Queensland University at Southport
  • TAFE – Five campuses at Southport, Ridgeway (Ashmore), Benowa, Coomera and Coolangatta
  • Schools – Over 100 primary and secondary schools, both public and private and of a variety of denominations, including the selective state high school Queensland Academy for Health Sciences and single-sex private schools The Southport School and St Hilda's School. The longest established public school on the Gold Coast is Southport State High School, having originally opened in 1916.

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