Galilee college

Contact Information for students wishing to transfer credit or admissions information:

Mrs. Lisa Knowles Woodside
[email protected]

Ms. Alexandera Smith
[email protected]


Galilee College is a private tertiary institution located in Nassau, Bahamas. Founded in 1984 by Dr. Willis L. Johnson, Ph.D., D.Min., CPA, the institution provides quality tuition to students matriculating degree programs in Accounting, Banking, Business, Economics and Finance. The institution boasts of its ABCpa Program that has been designed to assist students in processing through the Associate of Arts Degree and the Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting, onward to success on the Uniform Certified Public Accountant examination. For the past 35 years Galilee College has been training students to become professionals who are poised to soar with excellence. Galilee College shares partnerships with leading tertiary institutions in the Caribbean, Canada and the United States for the seamless transfer of credits and opportunities to Study Abroad.

Registered with the Bahamas Ministry of Education in 1986, Galilee College is recognized and approved by the National Accreditation and Equivalency Council of the Bahamas. It is the goal of the institution to ensure that all of its students have life-long learning opportunities to develop their knowledge, skills, capacity and values. The mission is fulfilled via the delivery of college level technical education, college/university transfer education, general education, developmental education, continuing education and workforce training. Galilee employs a broad range of instructional methods, facilities, support services and access options inclusive of face to face and virtual learning models. The opportunities provided produces a cascade of intellectual abilities and exemplary achievement.

Students matriculating degree programs via Galilee College are allowed to enroll in the Saylor Direct College Credit Courses so as to defray the cost of tuition. Upon successful completion of the Saylor Academy Course, students can transfer credits to Galilee College at a cost of $50.00 per Credit hour. All students taking this route must be approved by the Galilee College Registrar prior to enrollment in any of the Saylor Academy courses.

Students can also earn shareable certificates with any Saylor Academy course. Please see the table below for course credit equivalencies.


Saylor Course Number and Title ACE Credits Equivalent Course Name Transfer Credits
BIO101: Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology 3 Biology 113 Introduction to Biology 3
BUS101: Introduction to Business 3 Business 121 Introduction to Business 3
BUS103: Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 Accounting 111 Accounting Principles I 3
BUS202: Principles of Finance 3 Finance 111 Principles of Finance 3
BUS203: Principles of Marketing 3 Marketing 211 Principles of Marketing 3
BUS204: Business Statistics 3 Math 311 Business Statistics 3
BUS205: Business Law 3 Business 122 General Business Law 3
BUS208: Principles of Management 3 Business 123 Principles of Management 3
BUS209: Organizational Behavior 3 Business 332 Organizational Behavior 3
BUS300: Operations Management 3 Business 322 Production & Operations Management 3
BUS402: Project Management 3 Business 521Operations & Project Management 3
ENGL001: English Composition I 3 English 011 Basic English I 0
ENGL210: Technical Writing 3 College English I 3
MA005: Calculus I 4 Math 011 Basic Mathematics I 0
MA121: Introduction to Statistics 3 Math 211 Elementary Statistics 3
POLSC201: Introduction to Western Political Thought 3 Humanities 221 Western Civilization I 3
PSYCH101: Introduction to Psychology 3 Psychology 211 General Psychology 3
SOC101: Introduction to Sociology 1 Sociology 221 Principles of Sociology 3