The Path to Sacred Knowledge

Certificate Program

Discover the power of authentic Islamic knowledge with Qurtuba Institute’s “The Path to Sacred Knowledge.” The expertly crafted curriculum empowers you to apply timeless Islamic principles to modern life. Become a beacon of wisdom and an exemplary leader, enriching yourself and your community.

Second Quarter May 1 – July 16

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Program Overview

The Path to Sacred Knowledge Certificate is an extensive program consisting of 15 carefully designed courses. This holistic program can be efficiently completed within a minimum of four quarters, while offering the flexibility to extend up to a maximum of three years. Explore all courses

Connect and Inspire

Strengthen our bond with Allah SWT, serve as exemplary Muslims and inspire others to embrace the spiritual journey.

Deepen Our Knowledge

Deepen our knowledge, uplift our community, and gain insights into how Islamic values enhance our lives.

Explore and Appreciate

Explore the richness of Islamic sciences, cultivate appreciation for the wisdom and beauty of our faith tradition.

Holistic Learning

Flourish in a holistic learning environment, that empowers emerging leaders, scholars, and thinkers.

Structured Curriculum

15 courses that guide the student from foundations to advanced topics.

Foundational Islamic Knowledge

Theology, Qur’an, Seerah, Arabic, Hadith, Fiqh, more

Expert Instructors

Learn from distinguished scholars and educators

Convenient Schedule

Evening Courses, Monday through Thursday, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM

Academic Excellence

Exams, Course requirements, and certificate awarded upon completion

" This life is meant to be a life of tests and trials. Allah SWT has emphasized on this fact in so many ways in the Qur’an that if we remind ourselves of even a few of them, it can help us a lot to better handle our stressful situations and problems."

Courses in this Program

There are eight courses offered in this quarter, scheduled Monday through Thursday from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM, with a break for prayer in between.

For new students embarking on this journey, we recommend starting with the foundational courses on Theology, Arabic, Qur’an, and Seerah.

2023 Academic Calendar

Don’t delay your start on the Path to Sacred Knowledge.

First Quarter:
Second Quarter:
Third Quarter:
Fourth Quarter:

Jan 9 – Mar 19
May 1 – July 16
July 24 – Oct 1
Oct 9 – Dec 17