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American Sign Language/Deaf Studies Minor

Required: minimum of 15 semester hours

AOS Code: U930

Students must complete 15 semester hours of courses in American Sign Language/Deaf Studies after successfully completing SES 100 and 101. SES 245 is required and the remaining 12 semester hours may be chosen from the following: SES 102, 203, 204, 305, 306, 366, 369, 370, 400, or 499.

Space in the courses is limited. Students must achieve a B- (2.70) or higher in all the SES courses, including the prerequisite courses, for progression in the minor. After taking SES 203, students must achieve an Advanced Rating or higher on the Sign Language Proficiency Interview (SLPI) in order to continue their studies in the program. Students wishing to pursue a minor should meet with an advisor in the program each semester in order to select courses relative to the student’s progress, interests, and career goals.