The faculty of Arts was established alongside the university inauguration in 1994. It kept expanding in terms of the number of students, teaching staff and the programs offered including both BA and MA programs. It also became a member of the Society of Arab World Faculties of Art, which is part of the Association of the Arab Universities.
The faculty aims to be distinguished among its Jordanian counterparts by constant development of education and quality assurance. Achievements became true when Arabic language and Literature Students had the first position among all governmental and private universities in Achievement Exam held by the ministry of higher education and research in the first semester of the academic year 2007-2008 consequently.