Graduate Theological Union

Graduate Theological Union

M.A. Islamic Studies

Address:

Office of Admissions

2400 Ridge Road

Berkeley, CA 94709

United States

Phone:

1-510-649-2456

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Certificate in Islamic Studies, M.A. Islamic Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In addition to the core courses in classical Islamic scholarship, students have the opportunity to develop expertise in specific topics such as Muslim Cultures (especially Muslims in America), Islamic Education, or Islam and Media. Interdisciplinary and interreligious approaches to the study of Islam in which Muslims are understood in their diversity and in dialogue with other religious traditions are an implicit part of the program, fostered by the unique environment of the GTU.

Accreditation:

Western Associate of Schools and Colleges (WASC) The Association of Theological Schools (ATS)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Specialized Institution—Theological seminary or other faith-related institution

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 0-999