Duration
2 years
Intakes
Jan Aug
Study mode
Full-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The American Sign Language and Interpreting Studies program at Lake Region State College is the only program of its kind in North Dakota. Students in the program have access to the sign language environment and the North Dakota School for the Deaf (NDSD). Located one block from NDSD, Lake Region State College is ideally situated to offer this program.

Complete the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Degree in American Sign Language and Interpreting Studies and acquire entry-level skills as an American Sign Language interpreter. The services of sign language interpreters are needed in a variety of settings including education (pre-school through college), medical, human service, legal and performance arts. The program of study for the AAS degree includes an internship where you will train with professional interpreters who work with Deaf individuals.