Every year the Zwemer Center for Muslim Studies offers graduate-level courses and seminars on Islam through Columbia International University in Columbia, SC. Most classes are one-week intensives offered on campus in January and throughout July, some are available online year-round, and a few are offered on-campus during the regular semester. All intensive courses may also be taken as a seminar for $250 (non-credit). We do offer a Master Degree in Muslim Studies. View degree requirements.
2013 Summer Intensive Courses
2014 Winter Intensive Courses
ICS 6051 Understanding Muslim Women, January 13-17, 2014
ICS 5020 Islam through Christian and Muslim Eyes
ICS 6012 Islamic Theology
ICS 6051 Understanding Muslim Women
ICS 6071 Approaches to Muslims
ICS 6025 The Life of Muhammad
ICS 6013 The Spirit World of Islam
The classes may be taken for graduate course credit or as a seminar for pastors, missionaries, and others interested in the material. The fees are as follow:
Credit [3 semester credit hours $1,500]
Seminar [no credit $250]
Please check your syllabi for course materials and course work. Seminar students are not required to complete coursework but are welcome to purchase materials. Go to the On-Line Campus Bookstore to reserve your course materials.
Please check here for local hotel options and ask about a CIU discount. On-campus housing is offered for summer 2013. For dorm rates and availability (single students only) email housing requests to: email@example.com For apartment rates and availability (married students) send requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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