Weekend Foundational Islamic Studies Program

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

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


10 Months

Scholarship Available



Arabic, English

About this Study Course

The Weekend Foundational Islamic Studies program at Madina Institute is designed for mature teens and adults seeking deeper knowledge and guidance in Atlanta, GA, and its surrounding areas. Tailored for working professionals, students, and homemakers, this program offers a flexible schedule to accommodate busy lifestyles. Dive into an illuminating curriculum taught by expert teachers and scholars, providing a comprehensive understanding of Islamic sciences. Build a solid framework for living your Deen righteously as you immerse yourself in scholarly texts and discussions.


Embark on a transformative journey with our Weekend Foundational Islamic Studies Program. Spanning 10 months, with classes held one weekend a month in-person, this part-time endeavor allows you to balance your studies with other commitments seamlessly. Our instructor-led sessions ensure interactive and engaging learning experiences, fostering deep comprehension and spiritual growth. Prepare to expand your horizons, connect with like-minded individuals, and enrich your understanding of Islamic principles in a supportive and dynamic environment.

Admission Requirements

  • Anyone – 16+ years of age
  • No prior Arabic knowledge is needed
  • Gain clarity, certainty & guidance for modern living
  • Authentic & reliable knowledge of the principles of Islam from the Quran & Sunnah
  • Practical Insight into living by the principles of Faith
  • Direct access & connection to expert scholars
  • Develop an understanding of the foundational sciences
  • Full program fee – $1000 (can be paid in 2 installments)
  • Can register for individual courses ($150 per course)

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of our program have embarked on diverse career paths, from becoming esteemed Islamic educators to serving as community outreach coordinators, chaplains, and religious counselors. Our alumni are equipped with a strong foundation in Islamic studies, coupled with essential skills in communication, critical thinking, and leadership. They thrive in various professional settings, contributing meaningfully to their communities while upholding the values of compassion, integrity, and service.

Visa Requirements:

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