Our Mission: To provide excellence in education while nurturing Muslim Character.

Our Goals:

To apply holistic teaching methods to ensure the student’s spiritual and emotional growth as well as their physical and intellectual development.

  • To help students develop good character and God consciousness through a rigorous training program in Islamic studies.
  • To provide students opportunities to become responsible world citizens by instilling the importance of social activism, citizenship and  community service.
  • To apply the most proven curriculum in helping students achieve academic excellence.

Founded in 1985, Michigan Islamic Academy proudly served the greater Ann Arbor community for many years, graduating its first senior class in 1996. MIA is accredited by AdvancED, approved by the Michigan State Board of Education and meets all requirements for non-public schools. MIA provides a learning community which encourages students to develop their personal interests and inspires them to reach their potential. Outstanding faculty place the needs of the students first, making use of creative and effective styles and strategies that capitalize on the varied  ways that students learn, individually and collaboratively.