Through its six schools, AUC offers more than 30 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate programs serving around 4,800 students, as well as educational opportunities to enhance the professional and job skills of more than 40,000 non-degree students. Guiding these exceptional students is a faculty of more than 300 professional and dedicated scholars who hold advanced degrees from leading universities around the world.
The School of Business has a focus on professional programs and is widely recognized for its high quality programs. The school prides itself on building these programs on a solid liberal arts foundation, which provides graduates with the background needed to understand the world in which they will live and to allow them to bring this perspective into their professional lives.
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences (HUSS) focuses on enhancing its students' ability to analyze opinions and assumptions, become more aware of the past while open to new ways of thinking, and develop a capacity for critical thinking and creative approaches to problem-solving. HUSS faculty seek to help students learn how to think, not what to think -- a vital ability in a rapidly changing world.
The School of Global Affairs and Public Policy prepares its graduates to take the lead in shaping the future of their nations and the world at large, with a strong belief in the interaction of international and public affairs, an unwavering commitment to ethics and the rule of law, and a recognition of the unique role the media plays in shaping public policy.
The School of Sciences and Engineering (SSE) offers foundational knowledge in the ﬁelds of science and engineering — a grounding in key experiments and proofs, theories and ways of knowing. Students are educated to acquire an appreciation of their responsibilities to society, and to prepare themselves for successful careers and leadership. The school provides an environment in which students develop their critical thinking capabilities, problem solving skills, communication skills and proficiency in the tools of learning.
The School of Continuing Education (SCE) extends the resources of the university into the community by providing high quality educational opportunities for learners of all ages in Arabic, English, translation, business studies, computer studies, education and more. Through SCE's customized programs, the center also meets the interests, needs and schedules of individuals and organizations. Client organizations include multinational corporations, businesses and governmental and non-governmental organizations in Egypt and abroad.
The Graduate School of Education (GSE) in recognizing the challenges facing Egypt and the region contributes to education reform by providing the theoretical, applied and technical assistance components needed to build the capacity of professionals in the education system.