Communication

Overview

Communication

Academic Units Online1 year

American Sign Language

Overview

American Sign Language (ASL) is the third most widely used language in America. ASL is a visual-gestural-kinesthetic language used by members of the deaf community in North America and in varying degrees in many other locations. ASL is not based on spoken English. It has its own grammar, idioms, historical contexts and cultural nuances.

Through this program, you can develop the necessary communication skills to interact with people who are deaf. Upon completion of the three courses, participants will be able to:

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American Sign Language Courses

Bachelor's Bachelor's DegreeSacramento16 months

Second Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders*

*Note: Name changed in 2016. Program was previously known as the Second Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology.

Overview

Please note that due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we will keep our applications for the CSAD2B program open if students wish to apply for our upcoming cohort with the understanding that the start date is late January 2021. We will update our website with more information as it becomes available.

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What Our Alumni Said

Wendy La

“Our professors are so enthusiastic and care about this field. And they cared about us.” 

Wendy La, Second Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Courses

Registration in this program is open to admitted students only. Students not seeking the 30 unit minimum will be offered enrollment on a space-available basis.