Undergraduate Program Requirements (Available for admission Fall 2014)
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College Requirements


College High School Percentage
VCollege of Arts and Sciences (Arts Majors) 70%
College of Arts and Sciences (Sciences Majors) 70%
College of Business and Economics 70%
College of Education 70%
College of Engineering 70%
College of Health Sciences 70%
College of Law 70%
College of Medicine 85%
College of Pharmacy 80%
College of Sharia and Islamic Studies 70%


Program Requirements

Please select the college to view the programs admission requirements. The information shown in this page is subjected to change and continuously updating.

College of Arts and Sciences - Arts Majors


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements
Arabic Language Female Arabic -
  • Written test
  • Personal Interview
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”
English Literature and Linguistics Female English -
  • TOEFL 500 or IELTS 5.5
  • Written Test
  • Personal interview
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: "First Year Seminar"
History Male
Female
Arabic -
  • GPA 2.00 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”
International Affairs Male
Female
Arabic  -
  • GPA 2.3 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”
Mass Communication Male
Female
Arabic -
  • GPA 2.00 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Personal Interview
  • Written Test
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”
Policy, Planning and Developmen Male
Female
Arabic -
  • GPA 2.00 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”
Psychology Female Arabic  -
  • GPA 2.00 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”
Social Work Male
Female
Arabic  -
  • GPA 2.3 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Personal Interview
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: "First Year Seminar"
Sociology Female Arabic -
  • GPA 2.00 or higher after completion of 9 Credit Hours from Core Curriculum
  • Successful Completion of UNIV 110: “First Year Seminar”

College of Arts and Sciences - Sciences Majors


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements
Biology Female English Required
  • Pass minimum 9 Credit Hours
  • GPA 2.00 and above, includes BIOL 101
Chemistry Male
Female
English Required
  • Pass minimum 9 Credit Hours
  • GPA 2.00 and above, includes CHEM 101
Environmental Sciences Male
Female
English Required
  • Pass minimum 9 Credit Hours
  • GPA 2.00 and above, includes BIOL 101
Sport Science Male
Female
English Required
  • Pass minimum 9 Credit Hours with GPA 2.00 and above includes BIOL 101. OR Pass minimum 9 Credit Hours with GPA 2.5 and above
  • Personal interview
Statistics Male
Female
English Required
  • Pass minimum 9 Credit Hours
  • GPA 2.00 and above

College of Business and Economics


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Accounting Male
Female
Arabic - - 70%
Finance   70%
Management   70%
Marketing   70%

College of Education


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Primary Education
with Concentration Area in: (Arabic Studies - Early Childhood- Math and Science) 
Female Arabic -  - 70%
Primary Education
with Concentration Area in English
Female


English, but Major Education Requirement courses are offered only in Arabic language

- At least 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent 70%
Secondary Education
with Concentration Area in (Arabic - Islamic Studies - Social Studies)
Male
Female
Arabic -  - 70%
Secondary Education
with Concentration Area in (Biology - Chemistry - Physics - Math)

Male
Female

English, but Major Education Requirement courses are offered only in Arabic language
Required   70%
Secondary Education
with Concentration Area in English
Male
Female

English, but Major Education Requirement courses are offered only in Arabic language
- At least 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent 70%

College of Engineering


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Architecture Female English Required Aptitude test and the personal interview 70%
Chemical Engineering Male
Female
 - 70%
Civil Engineering Male  - 70%
Computer Engineering Male
Female
 - 70%
Computer Science Male
Female
 - 70%
Electrical Engineering Male
Female
 - 70%
Industrial and Systems Engineering Female  - 70%
Mechanical Engineering Male  - 70%

College of Health Sciences


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Biomedical Sciences Female English Required
  • Minimum 70 % High School
  • Pass minimum 12 Credit Hours with GPA 2.00 and above including BIOL101 ( Grade C or above)
70% 
Human Nutrition Female English Required
  • Minimum 70 % High School.
  • Pass minimum 12 Credit Hours with GPA 2.00 and above including BIOL101 ( Grade C or above)
70% 
Public Health Female English Required
  • Minimum 70% High School
  • Pass minimum12 Credit Hours with GPA 2.00 and above including STAT101 ( Grade C or above)
70% 

College of Law


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Law Male
Female
Arabic  -  - 70% 

College of Medicine


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Medicine Male
Female
English Required
  1. Completing two out of 3 Sciences subject matters in School: Biology, Chemistry or Physics.
  2. A brief statement (around 350 words) to describe the candidate's motivation to study medicine.
  3. Supporting evidence of previous volunteering experience in the healthcare sector, medical or scientific internships, or community work (recommended).
  4. Admission for international students is highly competitive. While high school GPA is the main admission criterion, non-national students are advised to also submit evidence of outstanding performance in standardized tests (IELTS, TOEFL, MCAT, SAT CAT...), volunteer experience, or any other qualifications that might strengthen their applications
85%

College of Pharmacy


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Pharmacy Female English Required Personal interview, PCAT exam, successful completion of 33 Credit Hours (core curriculum and science courses), Personal statement and two reference letters
80%

College of Sharia and Islamic Studies


Major Available to Available in Foundation Program Additional Requirements High School Percentage
Islamic Studies Male
Female
Arabic  -  - 70%
Dawa  -  - 70%