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American Sign Language Studies

Western Oregon University

48 months
Duration
27090 USD/year
27090 USD/year
8280 USD/year
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About

In the American Sign Language Studies program of the Western Oregon University, you will learn to transmit your knowledge of ASL in a way that promotes respect for deaf culture, deaf history and the deaf community.

Overview

You will not only continue to hone your skills in the American Sign Language Studies program of the Western Oregon University, but you will also study areas such as linguistics, language acquisition, cultural competency and mental health and learn how this information can serve the deaf population.

Learning Outcomes

  • Depict language mastery in ASL linguistics including the ability to express and comprehend ASL
  • Demonstrate sensitivity and understanding of deaf culture and deaf history perspectives in a global society
  • Develop strong background knowledge skills suitable for pursuing careers in education, government, social services, graduate work and lifelong learning of ASL.

Career Opportunities

  • Deaf rehabilitation counseling
  • Research specialist
  • Professional interpreter
  • Consultant for businesses that cater to deaf community
  • Deaf education

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Deaf History
  • Linguistics
  • Visual/Gestural Communication
  • ASL Fingerspelling
  • American Deaf Culture
  • Deaf Women Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed and signed application form and financial affidavit form
  • Official transcripts from previous school(s)
  • Students must submit an official copy of personal or parent’s/sponsor’s bank statement showing a balance of at least $45,000 and/or official award letters for any scholarships/grants
  • Photocopy of current passport ID page
  • Official copy of English testing score report

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27090 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    27090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27090 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8280 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Monmouth

1549 - 2760 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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