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Comparison of Other universities with IOU

Compare IOU to other institutes of higher education, both online and physical campuses and see for yourself exactly how affordable and accessible your BA can be!

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 Islamic Online UniversityHartford Seminary
CourseBA in Islamic StudiesOnline Graduate Certificate in Religious Studies + Islamic Chaplaincy Program
Duration4 yearsNot Specified
Application Fee$100
Registration Fee$100 – $320$50
Course FeeTuition Free$1890 per course (3 credits)
Total Cost$800 – $2560$11340
Study MethodOnlineOnline + Face to Face Classroom
Online LibraryOver 250 books-;
Pre Language RequirementBasic understanding of EnglishTOEFL
AccreditationYesAssociation of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada; New England Association of Schools and Colleges; Office for Financial and Academic Affairs for Higher Education of the State of Connecticut
Syllabus onlineYesNo
Free CoursesYesNo


Total Cost Comparison At a Glance

InstitutionTotal BAIS degree cost
Islamic Online UniversityUS $800 – $2560
Islamic University of Minnesota ~US $6000 
Mishkah Islamic University of North ~US $6400 
Ameen University US $6455 + Material shipment fees 
MEDIU (Al-Madinah International University )online ~$6846 on-campus ~$6374
America Knowledge International University~US $7800
American Open University~US $11070
Hartford Seminary US $11340