Classes are taught by qualified male and female scholars who have graduated from various madaris.
The Aalimiyyah course is a comprehensive study of the Islamic Sciences, the breadth of which includes expertise in: Arabic grammar, Tajweed, Literature, Tafseer Al-Qur’an, Hadith, Islamic Law (Fiqh), and Islamic History.
Courses are offered in a traditional environment with students spending approximately 5 hours per day receiving direct instruction from certified scholars. The coursework prepares students to become upright citizens with the aptitude to become Imams, school teachers, administrators of Islamic Institutions, academic researchers and writers. Upon graduation, students may also choose to pursue specialized studies in Fiqh to become Mufti, Hadith to become Muhadith, Tafseer to become Mufassir, and/or other sciences.
“The superiority of the learned man over the devout worshipper is like that of the full moon to the rest of the stars (i.e., in brightness).” (Abu Dawud and Tirmidhi)
All students will also have a individual self-pace online academic classes to ensure that they are able to excel in both Alim course and Academic studies.
In this year students will learn the foundations of faith, which include, hadith, tafseer, Arabic, Fiqh and other subjects.
The primary focus of this year is to focus primarily on Arabic along with advance fiqh books.
In this year students will learn the translation of the first half of the Quran and become more familiar with Hadith books.
Students will also be introduce to balagah (Arabic Rhetoric) and Mantiq (logic).
Students will complete the second half of the translation of the Quran and will also study more advance books in Arabic Rhetoric, fiqh and ahadith books.
The Primary focus of this year, is to learn the tafseer of the entire Quran along with preparation for the final year of Alim course, where will students will only read Ahadith.
This year is dedicated to advanced studies in Hadith, which includes over 1,000 hours of direct teacher instruction in the prominent Hadith collections:
Sahih Al-Bukhari: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Sahih Al-Muslim: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Sunan At-Tirmizhi: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Sunan Abu Dawood: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Sunan Ibn Majah: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Sunan Nisaee: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Muwatta Imam Malik: Hadith Methodology, Readings, And Analysis
Islamic Institute of Atlanta offers many payment plans to make it easier for parents to pay the tuition. Collecting tuition is vital for the operation of Islamic Institute of Atlanta. However, tuition should never be an obstacle for Islamic Education, therefore we try provide financial assistance, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
At this time residence is only offered for male students.
Registration Fee: $150
Resource Fee: $200
This program is open to both boys and girls.
Age Limit: 12 - 17
Alhamdulillah, at Islamic Institute of Atlanta, we receive many applications each year. Each application is carefully evaluated by our Admissions committee.
Admission at Islamic Institute of Atlanta is based on a combination of the following:
Past school performance (report cards)
Successful student interview
Step 1: Applying
To apply at Islamic Institute of Atlanta, one must fill out the online application and pay $280 rgistration fees.
Step 2: Follow-up
After receiving the application, our admissions office will follow-up.
Step 3: Interview
After the application is received, you will be contacted regarding an interview. The Admissions Committee performs a personal interview to determine whether an applicant will experience success at Islamic Institute of Atlanta.
Step 4: Fees / Donation
If everything goes well and the application wishes to enroll at Islamic Institute of Atlanta, full payment will be due. An installment plan and/or financial aid is reserved only for those families who can demonstrate that they cannot afford the payment with the approval of the Admissions Committee.