There are two degree options for this program. Choose the one that fits your teaching/career goals:
The focus of this program is on pedagogical coursework for teaching ASL as a foreign/world language or as a modern language. The focus is not on learning or mastering ASL. Therefore, you must demonstrate ASL proficiency prior to acceptance into the program.
Depending on your interests, prior experiences and existing certifications, this degree can prepare you to excel in the following positions:
We also encourage you to visit the extensive Teaching ASL master's degree information available on the Department of American Sign Language & Interpreting Studies (ASLIS) website:
Byron Bridges, Ed.D.
ASL video calls, and English-ASL calls (interpreter provided)
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