American Sign Language One-year Certificate

Learn about persons who are deaf and their unique culture and community. The program provides an overview of the deaf community and three levels of American Sign Language instruction. You’ll also gain community learning experiences.

The one-year certificate includes a practicum of 210 field placement hours and, along with the American Sign Language Career Enhancement Certificate, stacks toward an associate degree in education.

Enhance a Career in Any Industry, Including

  • education
  • social work
  • healthcare
  • more

NOTE: this certificate does not qualify you to be a licensed interpreter.

Certificate Course Sequence

SSC101
Student Success Seminar
ASL121
Introduction to the Deaf Culture
and Community
ASL122
American Sign Language I
COM121
Effective Speaking
ASL124
American Sign Language II
ASL123
Introduction to Interpreting
ENG124
College Composition
PSY121
General Psychology
ASL221
American Sign Language III
ASL222
American Sign Language
Practicum/Seminar
SOC123
Dynamics of the Family

TOTAL CREDITS 34

  • American Sign Language Club