Frequently Asked Questions
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We offer the following degrees: • Master’s in Islamic Studies • Bachelor’s in Islamic Studies – General Track • Bachelor’s in Islamic Studies – Imam Track • Associate’s in Islamic Studies
Yes, we have the following certificates: • Arabic as a Foreign Language - AFL • English as a Second Language – ESL • Post Bachelor Imam Certificate
Yes, we do offer specialized workshops. Some are catered to the youth, some catered to parents and others are general.
Yes, you can enroll with Manara for non-degree program and just take courses.
Our courses are offered face to face in our specially designed classrooms. However, we also do have live zoom sessions at the same time (online synchronous) for those who can’t come to the classrooms.
For those who can’t attend a live class, we do upload every class, activity, assignment, etc. on Moodle where students can access on their own convenience (online asynchronous).
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Currently, undergraduate courses are offered at $130 per credit. Graduate courses are $160 per credit. The Youth program is currently on a subsidized program $50 per credit.
Yes, Manara Institute offers Financial Aid. Click here to learn more.
To register for our classes, first you must apply. Once you have been officially enrolled (as a matriculated or non-matriculated student), class registration usually opens a month before the beginning of the semester. The opening of class registration is announced on our website. We recommend that you join our Newsletter to stay updated on our latest announcements. Click here to join.
Yes. Manara Institute is a licensed educational institute from the Office of Higher Education in the state of New Jersey, and is authorized to award Associate, Bachelor, and Master degrees to students who complete the program requirements.
Manara Institute is in the process of accreditation. This process takes 3-4 years, and it requires to Manara to graduate a class of BA students before officially accredited. Insha Allah, we believe we will be fully accredited in the very near future.
You may call us at (973)812-0136 or email us: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com .