Faculty of Science 


Department of Biology

Bachelor of Science in Biology


Degree Requirements

To receive a Baccalaureate degree from Bethlehem University a student must complete:

  • The University requirements as listed  below.
  • The Major requirements as listed below with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.00.
  • The Faculty requirements as listed below .
  • An approved Minor program .
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 computed on all grades earned at Bethlehem University. Transfer credits are not included.
  • Minimum total credit hours for degree.

Number of credits
University Requirement 34
Faculty Requirement 22
Major Requirement 41
Major Elective 6
Minor 24
General Elective 2
Total number of credits * 129

* Intensive English Students take an additional 4 credits in English (ENGR 101,ENGR 102).
* Intermediate English Students take an additional 2 credits in English (ENGR 102).


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Washington, DC USA
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Phone: +972-2-274-1241
Fax: +972-2-274-4440
Bethlehem, Palestine

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