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Zaytuna College aims to educate students to become morally, intellectually, and spiritually accomplished persons who, having been rigorously trained in the Islamic and Western scholarly traditions, are ready to interact with and shape modern society by the light of principles that transcend it, being motivated constantly by the intention of finding the extent of human wisdom.

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Spiritual Excellence Meets the Liberal Arts


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At Zaytuna College, we believe that the journey of the mind and the soul are not separate. That together, they understand the light of knowledge.

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The greatest and only permanent good bestowed upon humanity is that of knowledge

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Located in the "Holy Hill" neighborhood of Berkeley, California, our historic campus is the perfect environment to cultivate your mind and spirit.

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"Say: O Lord, increase me in knowledge."
Quran [20:114]

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