The number of students who received a Senior Education Profile (SEP). The SEP may include a Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE), Tertiary Entrance (TE) Statement, a Senior Statement or a Queensland Certificate of Individual Achievement (QCIA).
The number of students who were awarded a Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) at the end of Year 12.
QCEs were awarded to students who attained 20 credits by achieving a Sound Achievement or pass in the required pattern. Their program of studies must have included a minimum of 12 credits from core courses and 8 credits from any combination of other courses of study. To be awarded a QCE, students must also have met literacy and numeracy requirements.
The number of students awarded one or more vocational education and training (VET) qualifications. This includes qualifications of Certificate I, II, III, IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma. Students who are completing or completed a SAT are also included in this column.
The number of students who are completing or have completed a school-based apprenticeship or traineeship (SAT).
The number of students who received an Overall Position (OP). To receive an OP a student must study 20 semester units of credit in QCAA-approved subjects with at least three subjects taken for four semesters. Students must also complete Year 12 and sit the Queensland Core Skills Test.
The number of students awarded an International Baccalaureate Diploma (IBD).
The percentage of Year 12 students who were awarded at least one of the following: QCE, VET (including students who participated in a SAT), IBD.
The percentage of students who applied for and received an offer of a tertiary place through the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC). The percentage of students entering VET courses through QTAC is understated because QTAC data on VET includes only full-time students entering a VET diploma. The data does not include part-time
diplomas, certificates, apprenticeships or traineeships.