RequirementsMinimum GPA: 3.0 Minimum Class Status: Sophomore
Founded in 1919, AUC is the region's premier English-language university, and an essential contributor to the social, political and cultural life of the Arab world. AUC's academic program is rooted in liberal education, and the university's rigorous curriculum offers an intensive investigation of fundamental questions in every major discipline. Students take 12-15 credit hours, selecting from the full AUC course catalog. Arabic and Intensive Arabic courses are available. Egypt’s strategic position gives international students the unique experience of living immersed in the region’s rich culture, prominent history, and incredibly diverse society, allowing them to gain valuable insight and better understanding of the inner workings of an Arab country.