Arab American University

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Arab American University
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Arab American University - Jenin
Type Private
Established 2000
President Professor Ali Zeidan' "Abu Zuhri"
Administrative staff
Students 8285
Undergraduates 8800
Postgraduates 200
Location Jenin, West Bank

The Arab American University (Arabic: الجامعة العربية الأمريكية - جنين‎‎), the first private Palestinian joint venture university, is an educational institution founded in 2000 in collaboration with California State University, Stanislaus, which provided advice in the development of academic plans and the way of implementing them.

It is a member of the Association of Arab Universities, the Federation of Islamic Universities and the Association of Private Universities.

The town of Zababdeh is located nearby, within 2 km.[1] [2] [3] [4] Facilities include training centers (IT center of Excellence and others), a football stadium, swimming pool and a sports facility.

The Quality Management System of AAUJ has been approved by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO 9001:2008), just to become the first Palestinian university to receive such an international certificate. The following are the graduate and undergraduate programs offered by the seven faculties of the university:

  • Faculty of Administrative & Financial Sciences
    • Accounting
    • Business Administration
    • Finance & Banking
    • Management Information Systems
    • Hospitals Management
    • Marketing
  • Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences
    • Medical Imaging
    • Medical Laboratory Sciences
    • Nursing
    • Health Sciences - with two separate specializations (Tracks)
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Physical Therapy
  • Faculty of Arts & Sciences
    • Biology & Biotechnology
    • Industrial Chemistry
    • English language - TEFL Track
    • English Language - Translation Track
    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Physics
    • Arabic Language and Mass Media
  • Faculty of Dentistry
    • Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry
  • Faculty of Information Technology and Engineering
    • Computer Information Technology (CIT)
    • Computer Science (CS)
    • Multimedia Technology (MMT)
    • Telecommunication Technology Engineering (TCE)
    • Computer System Engineering (CSE)
  • Faculty of Law
    • Law
    • Fiqh & Law
  • Faculty of Graduate Studies
    • Master of Business Administration
    • Master of Computer Science
    • Master of Commercial Law
    • Master of Applied Mathematics


  1. ^ "ARAB AMERICAN UNIVERSITY". Retrieved 3 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "ARAB AMERICAN UNIVERSITY - JENIN". Retrieved 3 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Arab American University-Jenin". Retrieved 3 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "ARAB AMERICAN UNIVERSITY - JENIN". Retrieved 3 February 2014. 

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Coordinates: 32°24′24″N 35°20′36″E / 32.40667°N 35.34333°E / 32.40667; 35.34333