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Islamic Studies

The Islamic studies minor is intended for undergraduate students majoring in a diverse range of disciplines across the humanities. In an increasingly globalized world, this minor provides you with the interdisciplinary perspective needed for understanding and interacting with Muslim communities at home and abroad. Nearly a quarter of the world’s population are adherents of the Islamic tradition. 

Minor Islamic Studies




Experiential Learning Opportunities




The 18-credit Islamic Studies minor gives you a solid foundation to Abrahamic religions and the Qur'an, then allows you to explore the dimensions of gender, politics, and the history of the origins and impact of Islam.

Minor Requirements  »



Complimentary Majors

Related Minors and Certificates



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Have more questions or want more information? The first step in adding this program to your course of study is to contact the minor advisors below. They'll help you work with your academic advisor and update you on current research opportunities.


Program Contacts

Jefry Halverson (October 2017) 760

Jeffry Halverson
Associate Professor, Religious Studies