This Certification in Islamic Leadership & Chaplaincy provides students with the opportunity to develop leadership skills and learn the basics of Islamic Chaplaincy. The module will cover the core principles and practices of Islamic Chaplaincy as well as explore the challenges and opportunities of Islamic Chaplaincy. Students who embark on this course will gain a basic understanding of a Islamic Chaplaincy in a range of settings such as: hospitals, prisons, and universities.
This program will give students a foundation education in Islamic Studies. Our unique teaching methodology entails teaching our students the various viewpoints within the bounds of Ahl’ al-Sunnah provided within a contemporary context. The program also entails electives in leadership. These electives will provide them with essential skills such as public speaking, family counseling, youth counseling, and interfaith dialogue. Skills in these areas are necessary when looking to develop competent community leadership.
Students seeking further knowledge and experience in the field of Pastoral care will be directed to an accredited CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education) program. Here students will gain invaluable hands-on practical experience developing one’s capacity for pastoral and spiritual care for individuals and families. Students who complete their CPE training will gain one unit in CPE Training. One unit of CPE is required by many institutions employing chaplains as well schools training chaplains at higher levels.
In addition the students can enroll to any number of elective courses which includes additional courses in Islamic Sciences, courses in Arabic Language etc.
Our program is designed for anyone who:
Applicants must fulfill the following requirements for consideration of admission:
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