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American Sign Language, COA

The certificate of achievement in American Sign Language acknowledges a student’s basic knowledge of sign language and enhances their employment opportunities in the same way that being bilingual makes one a more valuable employee. Sign language would be an appropriate secondary skill level to have for jobs in law enforcement, the medical professions, sales and others.

Certificate of Achievement

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
FRL 160American Sign Language I

4

FRL 161American Sign Language II

4

FRL 163Fingerspelling/Numbers in ASL

2

or

FRL 262Deaf Culture & History

3

FRL 260American Sign Language III

4

FRL 261American Sign Language IV

4

Total Credit Hours: 18