The Faculty of Arts and Sciences in Khamis Mushayt was established in 1418 Hijri for preparing female teachers academically and educationally. In 1428 Hijri it was affiliated to King Khalid University as a Faculty of education and in 1430 Hijri it was converted to the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
The Faculty consists of five academic departments (Islamic Studies - Arabic language - English language -Computer Science - Information System). The Faculty grants graduate students bachelor degree.
The length of teaching period is five years divided into ten levels for Computer Science and Information Systems. For Islamic Studies, Arabic language and English language the teaching period is only four years.