We are very excited to launch our One-Year Program in Islamic Studies: Usul-Ud-Din Intensive Program September 1, 2015 insha’Allah! This program will be the first of its kind in the U.S. and will focus on the foundational Islamic Sciences, primarily:
Intensive Classical Arabic – ULUM-UL-LUGHAT-IL-ARABIYA
Quranic Sciences – ULUM-UL-QUR’AN
Hadith & Sunnah Sciences – ULUM-U-SUNNAH/HADITH
Jurisprudence – ULUM-UL-FIQH (HANAFI, SHAFI’I & COMPARATIVE)
Foundations of Jurisprudence – ILM-UL-USUL
Islamic Creed & Logic – ILM-UL-AQA’ED/IMAANIYYAT/SECTS
Spirituality & Purification of the Heart – ILM-UL-TAZKIYAH WAL-IKHLAQ
The program will be taught and led by Shaykh Muhammad bin Yahya al-Ninowy, and many other dedicated teachers who have taught in the above mentioned fields for years.
Authentic: Based on the Qur’an and the authentic Sunnah, i.e. sacred knowledge in a traditional way.
Arabic: An intensive Arabic Language program set by renown Arabic teachers designed to achieve the capacity of engaging classical Arabic texts.
Academic: Experienced faculty consisting of MA and PhD’s from al-Azhar, Syria, Madina, Makkah, Sudan, Al-Qarawiyyin, and others that have taught these subjects for years using modern and traditional teaching methods to actively engage and develop students-scholars.
Working towards a Memorandum of Understanding & Student Exchange Agreement whereby the course will be recognized by Al-Qarawiyyin University and the Islamic University of Sudan.
To develop a distinguished Islamic personality, firmly rooted in a holistic understanding of Islam & its various sciences, with an understanding of the intents and objectives of Islamic law, and trained in the purification of the soul and the spiritual sciences.
To create & prepare specialists in Jurisprudence & its Foundations, Qur’anic & Sunnah Sciences through examining contemporary dynamics and ways in which our vast tradition deal with modernity & contmemporary issues.
To convey the appropriate knowledge that is responsive to the demands of contemporary Islamic society in the fields of instruction, propagation, social and spiritual guidance and manifesting their academic legacy.
To produce a group of outstanding students who will be qualified to pursue postgraduate studies in the areas of Qur'anic Sciences, Hadith & Sunnah Sciences, Jurisprudence, Foundations of Jurisprudence, Islamic Creed & Logic, Spirituality & Purification of the Heart & Arabic.
MINIMUM ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS:
High School Diploma or GED Certificate
Strong aptitude for both serious study of the Islamic Sciences as well as potential to positively contribute to one’s community upon completion of the program.
COST OF ATTENDANCE:
Our goal with the One-Year Usul-Ud-Din Intensive is to make this program accessible to all and for this reason we’ve kept the programs’ costs to a minimum. There will be separate housing facilities for brothers & sisters that will be adjacent to the Institute. If you would like to attend, however are unable to gather the necessary funding, please submit the Financial Aid Request Form along with your application (See Admissions Page).
Tuition & Fees – $4,700
Housing – $2,400 ($200/month)
COURSE STARTS SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 !!!
Applications Accepted through August 30.