The Bachelor of Arts in the Islamic Sciences program is 141 credit hours, all courses being three credit hours each. For Law and Legal Theory courses, students specialize in one of the four Sunni schools of law. This program is ideal for those seeking a position as an imam or chaplain, those seeking qualification as a mufti, or those who are aspiring scholars. The BA program begins at an intermediate level and assumes a basic familiarity with the material covered, so prospective students should have previously studied at an introductory level to properly benefit from these courses. Students also have the option of taking individual courses or specialized tracks according to subject.