One Year Intensive In Islamic And Arabic Studies

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
Country: United States
Admission Sessions: Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


11 Months

Scholarship Available



Arabic, English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with our One Year Intensive in Islamic and Arabic Studies program at Madina Institute. Designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the core Islamic sciences, our unique approach embraces various viewpoints within the bounds of Ahl’ al-Sunnah, fostering an unbiased understanding of diverse schools of thought. At Madina, we prioritize knowledge and information over indoctrination, shaping well-rounded seekers of knowledge.

This comprehensive program also offers a strong emphasis on Arabic language proficiency, focusing on reading and comprehension skills essential for accessing the Quran and traditional Islamic texts. Through elective courses, students can tailor their studies to align with their goals and interests, including opportunities for further exploration in Islamic Leadership, Chaplaincy, and more.

Islamic and Arabic studies are not only academically enriching but also hold spiritual significance, providing essential insights into the world’s second-largest religion and its cultural heritage.


Immerse yourself in a dynamic learning environment with our One Year Intensive in Islamic and Arabic Studies program. Spanning 11 months of rigorous study, our program offers both full-time and part-time options to accommodate diverse schedules and commitments. Taught in-person by experienced instructors, our curriculum equips students with a comprehensive understanding of Islamic sciences and proficiency in the Arabic language.

Upon graduation, students receive a certification attesting to their mastery of the program’s objectives, opening doors to various opportunities in academia, religious leadership, community outreach, and beyond. Join a vibrant community of scholars and learners dedicated to academic excellence and spiritual growth at Madina Institute.

Admission Requirements

Our program is designed for anyone who:

  • Can dedicate themselves to studying the foundations of the religion for a year
  • Yearns for intellectual & spiritual growth
  • Aims to become a Community leader or Youth leader
  • Aspires to be an Islamic Scholar
  • Seeks a Career in Religious Studies

Applicants must fulfill the following requirements for consideration of admission:

  • 16+ years of age
  • Have a high school diploma (or equivalent)
  • Foundational knowledge of the principles of Islam.
  • The tools needed to navigate the basic tenets of faith.
  • Practical insight into living the theoretical principles of faith.
  • Ability to seek out and understand Islamic studies resources (scholars and texts).
  • Continue in the leadership, scholarship or career path

The fee for this programme is $6,000

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates have excelled in diverse career paths, leveraging their expertise in Islamic and Arabic studies to make meaningful contributions to their communities and beyond. From serving as esteemed Islamic educators to acting as cultural liaisons and community leaders, our alumni embody the values of knowledge, compassion, and service. With a strong foundation in both academic rigor and spiritual enrichment, our program prepares students for success in an ever-evolving global landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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