University College of Applied Sciences

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University College of Applied Sciences ( UCAS )
Ucas logo.jpg
MottoCreating and developing together
TypePublic
Established1998
PresidentSaid Alzebda
Administrative staff
318
Undergraduates8500
Location,
CampusGaza
Websitehttps://en.ucas.edu.ps/
UCAS administration building

University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) is a technical college in Gaza founded in 1998. It offers 40 majors in engineering, health, technology, administration, education and the humanities.[1] The school has a student population of 6,000. The main campus is in Gaza City. Females make up 50% of the student body.[citation needed] The College offers undergraduate degrees in a number of unique specializations such as education technology, technological management and planning, and geographic information systems.[1]

Undergraduate programs[edit]

  • Educational technology
  • Technology management
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Applied Accounting
  • Development planning[2]

Diploma programs[edit]

  • Information Technology
    • Library Science & Information Management
    • Multimedia Technology
    • Geographic Information Systems
    • Designing and Developing Web Sites
    • Databases and Programs
  • Administration and Financial Science
    • Accounting
    • Administration & Office Automation
    • Administration & Office Automation
    • Sales Representative
  • Engineering Professions
    • Surveying
    • Architecture
    • Interior Design
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Civil Engineering
    • Autotronics Engineering
    • Aluminum Technician (Professional Diploma - 1 year)
    • Automotive Transmission Technician
  • Educational Science
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Supervision in Childhood Associations
    • Physical Education
  • Health Professions
    • Nursing
    • Surgical Technologist
    • Medical Secretary
    • Midwife Nursing
    • Anesthesia and Resuscitation Technologies
    • Dentist Assistant
  • Humanity Studies
    • Islamic Studies (Preachers)
    • Public Relations & Advertising
    • Social Work
    • Secretarial & Legal Studies
  • Computer Tech. & Industrial Professions
    • Electromech Technician
    • Computer Maintenance
    • Electronics Instruments Technology
    • Internet and Computer Networks
    • Science Lab Technologist
    • (NEW) Information Security Engineering
  • Rehabilitation Science
    • Articulation and Speech Problem Therapy
    • Community-based Rehabilitation
    • Physical Therapy
    • Orthotics & Prosthetics[3]

Incubator

UCAS has a start-up incubator that supports entrepreneurs in the Gaza Strip. It is a non-profit incubator that is 100% donor-funded with the aim of helping aspiring entrepreneurs turn their ideas into successful businesses.

References[edit]

Coordinates: 31°29′52.52″N 34°26′13.01″E / 31.4979222°N 34.4369472°E / 31.4979222; 34.4369472