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St. Catherine University

48 months
45574 USD/year
45374 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Do you want to work with the Deaf community in support of communication access? When pursuing the Bachelor in Interpreting at St. Catherine University, St. Paul students will gain the skills and experience needed to become competent ASL/English interpreters. Students will also prepare to pass the national interpreting certification exam.


Our professors are recognized leaders in their field, and their research and publications have great influence in the national and international interpreting community.

100% of students in the Interpreting major at St. Catherine University participate in service learning with the Deaf community and complete an internship.


  • business meetings
  • prenatal classes
  • medical and mental health appointments
  • parent-teacher conferences
  • job interviews
  • theater and concert performances
  • government meetings


The Department of American Sign Language (ASL) and Interpreting at St. Kate's is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Interpreter Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Fingerspelling Lab 
  • American Deaf Culture 
  • ASL Classifiers 
  • Interpreting Profession 
  • American Sign Language and English Text Analysis 
  • American Sign Language/English Translation 
  • Ethics and Decision-Making 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


128 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • These are the requirements for high school seniors or graduates with no college work completed after high school.
  • To be considered for admission, you must have graduated from an accredited high school or have earned a General Education Development (GED) diploma. Our online application provides step-by-step instructions so you can complete yours as quickly and simply as possible.
  • In addition to your application for admission, you'll need to submit the following:
    • official high school transcripts
    • letter(s) of recommendation
    • essay or personal statement
    • ACT or SAT scores (optional)*

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45574 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45574 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    45374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45374 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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