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MS ASL/English Interpreting - General Practitioner

PROGRAM OF STUDY

PROGRAM PREREQUISITES

  • An AS/AA degree in Interpreting OR a Bachelor's degree in a related field plus national certification AND permission of program director.
  • A 3.0 GPA during the last 60 hours in the first baccalaureate program and competitive GRE scores in Analytical Writing, Verbal Reasoning, and Quantitative Reasoning (specific score threshold is not published)

TRANSFER HOURS

  • Students may transfer up to 20% of the total program hours, which amounts to 6 credit hours. All prospective transfer courses must be reviewed by the Program Director in advance of taking the courses in order to determine applicability to the program.

COURSES

  • INT 5457 Interpreting in Intercultural Contexts (3 credits)
  • INT 5805 Mentoring in Interpreter Education (3 credits)
  • INT 5954 Service Learning in the Deaf Community (3 credits)
  • INT 6274 Advanced ASL Concepts for Interpreters (3 credits)
  • INT 6276 Teaching Cognitive Processing (3 credits)
  • INT 6415 DeafBlind Interpreting (3 credits)
  • INT 6425 Legal Interpreting (3 credits)
  • INT 6435 Mental Health Interpreting (3 credits)
  • INT 6436 Healthcare Interpreting (3 credits)
  • INT 6911 Applied Research in Interpreting (3 credits)

COURSE SEQUENCE

  • Courses are offered in a 5-term rotation, 2 courses per term. 
  • Although the program allows part time attendance, students who opt to take fewer classes than are offered will delay graduation for at least one year as courses are offered in a rotation.
  • The sequence below is designed to give you an idea of when courses will be offered, but it is subject to change.

Term 1 (Spring 2021, Fall 2022, Summer 2024)

INT 5805 Mentoring in Interpreter Education

INT 6436 Healthcare Interpreting

Term 2 (Summer 2021, Spring 2023, Fall 2024)

INT 6276 Teaching Cognitive Processing

INT 5457 Interpreting in Intercultural Contexts

Term 3 (Fall 2021, Summer 2023, Spring 2025)

INT 6435 Mental Health Interpreting

INT 6425 Legal Interpreting

Term 4 (Spring 2022, Fall 2023, Summer 2025)

INT 6415 DeafBlind Interpreting

INT 6911 Applied Research in Interpreting

Term 5 (Summer 2022, Spring 2024, Fall 2025)

INT 5954 Service Learning in the Deaf Community

INT 6274 Advanced ASL Concepts for Interpreters