Faculty-Specific Requirements

​​Faculty
​Arabic Exemption
​English Placement in a Higher Level
​Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences (FAFS)
​The student needs to take one 3-credit course in Humanities or any language course including Arabic as a foreign language.​
​If placed in ENGL 204, the student needs to take any free elective (200-level course).

If exempted from ENGL 204 (taken in freshman years), the student needs to take any free elective (200-level course).​
​Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS)
​The student needs to take one 3-credit course in Humanities or any language course including Arabic as a foreign language.​
​If placed in ENGL 204, the student needs to take any free elective  (200-level course).
  
If exempted from ENGL 204 (taken in freshman years), the student needs to take any free elective (200-level course).
​Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (F​EA)
​The student needs to take one 3-credit course in Social Sciences, Humanities or any language course including Arabic as a foreign language.​
If the student is placed directly in ENGL 206, in addition to ENGL 206 he needs to take another course of English (200 level- English electives).

If exempted from ENGL 204 (taken in freshman years), he needs to take 6 credits of English electives (200 level English course), and the ENGL 206 requirement is waived by the ENGL 204.​
​Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS)
​The student needs to take one 3-credit course in Humanities or any language course including Arabic as a foreign language.
​If placed in ENGL 204, the student needs to take any free elective  (200-level course).  

If exempted from ENGL 204 (taken in freshman years), the student needs to take any free elective (200-level course).

​Hariri School of Nursing (HSON)
​The student needs to take any free elective (3-credit course) or any language course including Arabic as a foreign language.​
​If placed in ENGL 204, the student does not need to take an elective course to fulfill the total number of credits. 

If exempted from ENGL 204 (taken in freshman years), the student needs to take any free elective (200-level course). 

In both cases, the total number of credits completed then for the BSN program will be 99 instead of 102.
​Olayan School of Business (OSB)
​The student needs to take any free elective (200-level course) or any language course including Arabic as a foreign language to fulfill total number of credits.
​A student who enters at ENGL 204 must take, in addition to this course, ​any other free elective course (200-level course) from the offerings of other AUB faculties. 

A student can take any 3-credit 200 level free elective course if he/she is exempted ENGL 203 or ENGL 204.​