Bachelor of Science

Sign-Language Interpreting

Sign Language

The objective of the Sign-Language Interpreting program is to award degrees to individuals who have met requirements demonstrating sufficient signing and interpreting skills to foster educational and social enhancement of the lives of Deaf and hard of hearing children and adults. Graduates of the program at ISU will be able to perform entry-level freelance Sign-Language Interpreting assignments. A graduate of this program will, with on the job experience and mentorship, be capable of attaining national certification.

In order to apply for the program only offered at the ISU campus in Meridian, you must possess a GPA of 3.0 or higher in skill courses (ASL, interpreting classes, etc.) and a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher in other courses. You must have also completed or near completed an A.A. or A.S. from an accredited institution.

Sign Language Interpreting Program Application

Course Sequence

Objectives and Course Checklist

For more information about the Sign Language Interpreting program and/or the Meridian Campus, please contact Julie Melton and/or Elizabeth Morgan

Julie Melton
Meridian Health Sciences Center
1311 E Central Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: (208) 373-1873
meltjuli@isu.edu

Elizabeth Morgan, MA NIC-M SC:L NADV CI/CT
Meridian Health Sciences Center
1311 E. Central Dr.
Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: (208) 373-1765
morgeliz@isu.edu

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