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American Sign Language and Interpreting Major

BA in American Sign Language
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Degree Plan

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers courses in American Sign Language.  The courses in ASL can be used towards the foreign language requirement of the Bachelor of Arts degree. The Department offers ASL 1-4. These classes utilize a "Signing Naturally" approach.



Acquiring a degree in American Sign Language offers career opportunities working for public school districts, public service departments including federal, state, and local government agencies, large businesses, etc. as interpreters/translators and instructors. More information regarding job titles, salary information of Cougar Alumni as well as national salary information can be found at Cougar Careers . For assistance in career planning and development, please visit University Career Services .

Contact Information

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
100 Clinical Research Services Center
Houston, TX 77204
Phone: 713-743-2897

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