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American Sign Language
A.A. Program
Hegis Code: 5599

Total Credits: 66-69

First Semester Credits
ASL 152 American Sign Language I * 3
COM 101 Interpersonal Communications 3
ENG 101 Composition I 3
SOC 201 Introduction to Sociology 3
Mathematics Elective 3-4
PED Activity Course (s) 1
Total Semester Credits 16-17
   
Second Semester Credits
ASL 153 American Sign Language II * 3
*ASL 226 Communications and Culture in the Deaf Community 3
ENG 102 Composition II 3
Laboratory Science Elective 4
Mathematics Elective 3-4
PED Activity Course (s) 1
Total Semester Credits 17-18
   
Third Semester Credits
*ASL 252 American Sign Language III 3
COM 220 Communication and Language 3
English Elective ** 3
Laboratory Science Elective 4
PSY 203 General Psychology I 3
Total Semester Credits 16
   
Fourth Semester Credits
*ASL 253 American Sign Language IV 3
General Electives *** 6
HED Health Elective 2-3
Social Science Electives 6
Total Semester Credits 17-18

* These classes may not be offered every semester.
ASL 252 American Sign Language III and ASL 253 American Sign Language IV will be offered at least once a year.

* Placement by departmental advisement.

** Recommended:
ENG 226 Introduction to Linguistics and Semantics II.

*** Recommended general elective:
COM 222 Nonverbal Communication.