Jul 21, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25

Islamic Studies Certificate Program

Certificate code CTISLM

College of Arts and Sciences  
Classics and Religious Studies Department   
Ellis Hall 210
Phone: 740.597.2100

Loren Lybarger, certificate coordinator/contact person

Program Overview

The certificate in Islamic studies enables motivated undergraduate students to gain knowledge of the Islamic religion and the diverse cultures and societies that it has influenced. It provides a curricular framework that integrates the study of Islam and Muslim cultures and subcultures.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

The certificate would help students in world religions, international studies, history, geography, political science, etc. enter graduate programs or careers connected with the Near East, Africa, and South and Southeast Asia.


Certificate Hours Requirement

The Islamic studies certificate program requires a minimum of 15 hours.

Core Requirements

Complete the following course:

Complete one of the following courses:

Historical Concentration

Complete one of the following concentrations:

Extradepartmental Elective

Complete 3 hours from the following courses: