The 1-Year Part-Time Islamic Studies program gives you a basic foundation in traditional knowledge in light of modern dynamics. This is a great course for those who have never studied Islam formally before, to get a taste of the vast fields of Sacred Knowledge!
Our Part-Time program features the beginner texts of the Islamic Studies curriculum, but with class times more conducive to busy lifestyles. Classes are held one weekend per month. Each is an intensive module on a primer text in a specific science, or field of Islamic knowledge.
Application Deadline: Sunday Sep. 1, 2017
Course starts September 2017; classes are held one weekend a month, Sat/Sun 10am-6pm.
- Must be age 16+
- Have a passion for seeking knowledge for self-improvement, teaching and spreading the authentic teachings of Islam
- Must be able to read Arabic at least at a basic level (with harakat)
Location (for on-site classes)
3580 Sweetwater Rd, Duluth, GA 30096
- $1,500 Course Fee for on-site study (an average of $150 per month) You can pay in full upfront or in 2 installments of $750.
- $2,000 Course Fee for online study (an average of $200 per month) You can pay in full upfront or in 2 installments of $1,000.
- No application fee or materials fee
Once registered, we will send you a PayPal link for payment. Please make your first installment as soon as possible to reserve your spot in class. Seats are limited!
- Attendance is mandatory, whether attending online or on-site. Students are expected to attend every class session.
- Class recordings are only provided for up to 2 excused absences (due to legitimate excuse and genuine need). Student will have up to 4 weeks to catch up on any missed material for that month.
- If a student would like recordings in order to review material for personal use, we allow them to use a smart phone or other device for audio recordings in-class.
- Other policies are detailed in the Course Syllabus.
- Quran Sciences– Al-Itqan by Imam al-Suyuti
- Hadith Sciences– Nukhbat al-Fikar, The 40 Hadith of Imam al-Nawawi
- Prophetic Biography & History– Sirah of Ibn Hisham & more TBA
- Jurisprudence– TBA
- Legal Theory– Al-Waraqat by Imam al-Juwayni, Usul al-Shashi (Hanafi)
- Islamic Theology & Logic– The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi
- Spirituality & Purification of the Heart– The Attributes of God by Imam Ibn al-Jawzi