Columbia International University is known worldwide for preparing leaders in ministry, missions and the marketplace. By earning your CIU degree through online studies, you’ll join our 17,000 alumni making an impact in nearly 150 nations.
At CIU, you’ll find:
Increase your options even further through AccessCIU – offering degree programs that combine online courses with one-week intensives at CIU’s main campus in Columbia, or CIU’s extension sites in Atlanta and Korntal, Germany.
For more information about CIU’s online studies, call (800) 777-2227, option 2 for admissions, or fill out the LEARN MORE form on the right. Let’s get started! We have two programs:
Program One [60 semester hours] - for college or university graduates with no previous studies in Bible or theology. Program one students can complete the MA Muslim Studies program in 40 months. Students would need to complete 15 one week intensives to meet residence requirements (four week intensives a year, two in summer two in winter).
Program Two [30 semester hours] - "fast-track" for those who have at least 30 semester hours of college credit in Bible, theology or church history. Program two students can complete the MA Muslim Studies in as little as one year. Students would need to complete 5 one week intensives to meet residence requirements (three in the summer two in winter).