Manage people & optimise processes

The ability to look at the way things work, bring new ideas and introduce better processes, are all skills highly sought-after by employers. If you know that your day runs better with a plan, and if you’d like to help others get more out of each day, then study in business, education or psychology at UOW could be for you. Review your options below.

How will you manage and optimise?

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The work that we do is helping innovators take their new ideas to market. We're having real impact in the world, growing new businesses in Australia, new industries for Australia, and we're helping the world at the same time. Natalie Chapman Master of Business Administration

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The role teachers play in shaping and moulding future generations to be active and inclusive citizens is a challenging yet highly important aspect of the career, so this is something that motivates me the most and seems the most integral. Zachary Ramsay Bachelor of Primary Education

See where your degree could take you

Your interest in managing people and optimising processes could lead to a diverse and rewarding career, with opportunities in business and marketing, management, human resources, education, and psychology in both the public and private sectors.

No matter your path, your UOW degree is appreciated by employers; UOW is consistently rated in the world's top 200 by global employers (QS Graduate Employability rankings). Here are just some of the careers you could pursue:

  • Brand manager
  • Business adviser
  • CEO
  • Clinical psychologist
  • Cognitive psychologist
  • Data analyst
  • Demand planner 
  • Developmental psychologist
  • Educational manager 
  • High school teacher 
  • HR manager
  • Life coach
  • Marketing manager
  • Occupational psychologist
  • Organisational behaviour consultant
  • Personnel or human resources manager
  • Primary teacher
  • Product / category manager
  • Project manager 
  • Public relations coordinator
  • Recruitment consultant
  • Rehabilitation services case manager
  • School principal
  • Social policy advisor
  • Training and development manager
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