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Schools and Majors

Al Khalifa American University is one the most prestigious and accredited online universities that offer a wide variety of majors specifically designed for professionals and working adults. The fields & majors offered at AKAU cover all the top choices of students and employers across the globe.

Our degree programs are designed in collaboration with academic and industry professionals to ensure quality, relevance and rigor. Our diverse faculty and students make significant contributions and serve as the backbone of the university's academic enterprise.

AKAU graduates are enjoying careers in medicine, theatre and drama, music composition, information technology, law, engineering, education, journalism, criminal justice, creative writing, fundraising, politics, social work, business, community organizing, and numerous academic fields.

Explore our degree programs in a range of high-demand fields, including business, education, nursing and technology and many more and update your academics in less than a year.

Our Featured Departments

Law and LegalStudies

Understanding the need for practical skills, this skills creates leaders by imparting knowledge, through qualification and practice.

Business and Management

Focused at creating business leaders of tomorrow, each of the 17 majors (4 exclusive) offered convert students into business visionaries for the world.


Education

Teaching the art of education to its students, this department is committed to transformaing its students into the crafters of leaders.

Computer Science

Sharpening the skills of its students, each of the 7 majors (1 Exclusive) creates a foresight for changing technologies and problem solving abilities.


Our Renowned Departments

Engineering

Internalizing the state of technology in order to gather resources, this department creates visionary leaders of tomorrow.

Performing Arts

Creating specialists of performance arts, this school is dedicated to creating creativity in each one of its students.


Occupational Safety and Fire Sciences

Incorporates the knowledge of standards, codes, and regulations of health, safety and environment on its students.

Social Sciences

Thirsting for more knowledge about the fabric of society, this school engraves a superior understanding on its students.


Other Departments

AKAU is one of the most comprehensive online universities, which offers over 70 majors from 16 different departments of studies. Following is a list of our complete departments.

  • Health Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Criminal Justice
  • Applied Arts
  • Psychology
  • Natural Sciences
  • Political Science & Public Administration
  • Social Services

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