Associate in Arts (AA), American Sign Language and Deaf Studies
The Associate in Arts in ASL and Deaf Studies aligns with the college’s mission to provide a transfer path for success. It prepares students to communicate effectively in ASL in a wide range of situations in both personal and professional settings. Students will broaden their cultural awareness and gain sensitivity to Deaf cultures. The skills obtained through this degree promote equitable learning and achievement and will prepare a diverse population of students for transfer to a four-year college or university
Program Student Learning Outcomes
- Interpret between spoken English and American Sign Language (ASL).
- Understand specialized vocabulary that enable the student to function effectively as an interpreter for the Deaf.
- Understand ethical practices that enable the student to function effectively as an interpreter for the Deaf.