Established in 1997, The Arab American University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Jenin (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), West Bank. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Palestinian Territory, The Arab American University (AAUJ) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The Arab American University (AAUJ) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 19 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Palestinian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AAUJ also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.