May 20, 2024  
Extended & Executive Education Catalog 
Extended & Executive Education Catalog [Published Catalog]


The American University in Cairo

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School of Business, Executive Education

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Healthcare Management

Marketing & Sales

Banking, Trade, and Finance

Human Resources

Real Estate Management

Operations Management

Sports Management

Digital Business

School of Sciences & Engineering, Engineering and Science Services

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International Certification

The ESS has been named a PMI Registered Education Provider® by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and and Approved Education Provider® by the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International (AACEI).

We offer preparation courses for a wide variety of international certifications and examinations. The ESS is partnered with many international organizations and offers courses and services that meet international standards.

Intensive Courses

Courses are held over five days for 30 hours of instruction. Sessions typically meet from 9 am - 3 pm or after 4 pm. An AUC-ESS specialization certificate is earned after completing five courses from an area of specialization and submitting a final project.

Professional Programs

Courses take place over one semester, which is equivalent to 45 hours of instruction and practice. Semesters start every fall, spring and summer (the fall and spring semesters are 3 months-long, while the summer A and B semesters are 1 month-long). Course sessions meet once per week for the duration of the semester. An AUC-ESS specialization certificate is earned after completing six courses.

Special Courses

Specialized topics covered in a variety of formats. Courses are typically offered over the course of a month or several weeks, with sessions meeting every weekend. Some courses are offered over the course of a week.

Other Programs