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University Transfer Degree

Program Description:

This program is designed to prepare students for a career as a sign language interpreter for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. This program emphasizes the acquisition of American Sign Language, the appreciation of deaf culture and the process of interpreting and transliterating.


Degree Awarded: Associate in Arts

For More Information Contact:
Communication Services Division, Northeast (918) 595-7496

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 28

English 6 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
*ENGL 1213 Composition II

Humanities 6 hours
HUMN 2113 Humanities I
HUMN 2223 Humanities II

Mathematics 3 hours
*MATH 1513 College Algebra

Science 7 hours

See General Education Requirements. One course must be a lab science.


Social Science 6 hours

POLS 1113 American Federal Government

and select one course from the following:

HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era

HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 38
*INED 1373 American Sign Language II
INED 1413 Deaf Culture and History
INED 1423 Introduction to Interpreting
*INED 2213 ASL to English Interpreting I
*INED 2233 ASL to English Interpreting II
* INED 2393 Interpreting I
*INED 2403 Interpreting II
*INED 2414 American Sign Language III
*INED 2443 Interpreting in Specialized Settings
*INED 2524 American Sign Language IV
*INED 2613 Interpreting lII
*INED 2643 Interpreting Internship

Total Credit Hours: 66
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
To receive an A.A. or A.S. Degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.


General education requirements can be found at: