48 months
Duration
24768 USD/year
16512 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Our Deaf Studies program at Gallaudet University allows students to be at the forefront of research and exploration for the deaf and hard of hearing community. 

Overview

A diverse, well-published faculty ensures students enter the social and cultural climate of the deaf community with confidence and the tools to advance the world’s understanding of human diversity.

Outcomes

Students in the Deaf Studies program at Gallaudet University will build a foundation in the historical, sociological, and cultural aspects of the deaf community to prepare for careers in deaf education, linguistics, interpretation, sociology, or social work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Studies
  • Deaf Culture
  • Deaf Space: Concepts & Methodologies
  • Dynamics of Oppression
  • Oral Traditions in the Deaf Community
  • Disability Studies
  • Black Deaf People's Studies
  • Deaf Women's Studies
  • History of the American Deaf Community
  • Structure of American Sign Language

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: rolling admissions

Language

English

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

    • Complete an online application, including the $50 application fee
    • One written essay and one video essay in American Sign Language
    • A letter of recommendation from an academic teacher who teaches a core subject such as English, mathematics, or social studies
    • Unofficial high school and college transcripts (if applicable)
    • ACT, SAT, or TOEFL scores (or alternative testing)
    • Audiogram
    • Certification of Finances form
    • Sponsor’s Affidavit of Support form
    • F-1 Transfer Request form (if transferring from a college in the U.S.) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12384 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8256 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • International (Developing Country): $12,384 per semester
  • International (Non-Developing Country): $16,512 per semester

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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