2023-2024 College Catalog 
    Apr 20, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog [***ATTENTION: THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG***]

American Sign Language and Interpreting Studies (AA)

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Two-Year Plan  

Pathways Information

Designed to provide the foundation for students interested in pursuing a career in American Sign Language Interpreting or within the Deaf community.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. demonstrate American Sign Language communication competency and apply knowledge of American Sign Language linguistics;
  2. discuss and apply knowledge of text analysis between English and American Sign Language;
  3. analyze, identify and apply personal, professional and ethical decisions in a manner consistent with social justice models and standard Interpreting professional practice;
  4. and demonstrate interpersonal competencies that foster effective communication and productive collaboration with colleagues, consumers and employers within the Deaf Community.


General Education: 37 credits

All general education coursework must be selected from approved AGEC list.

Mathematics (3-5)

Arts and Humanities (6)

Two courses from different disciplines.

Social and Behavioral Sciences (6)

Physical and Biological Sciences (8)

Special Requirements

Must be met within AGEC or degree requirements by a minimum of two courses.

Total Degree Credit Hours: 60

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