The Services to the Deaf option is designed to provide education and training for individuals seeking to work with deaf people within the public and private sectors of the federal, state and local agencies. Students gain basic knowledge, skills, and values necessary to communicate and interact with deaf people. This program emphasizes the acquisition of American Sign Language, the appreciation of deaf culture, and the social sciences. This option complements upper division coursework related to counseling and rehabilitation services for the deaf at a four-year university.
For More Information Contact:
School of Liberal Arts & Communication
Southeast Campus: (918) 595-7694
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:
- Demonstrate communicative competency when talking with others using American Sign Language.
- Display behaviors that demonstrate respect for Deaf Culture.
- Use interdisciplinary theories to counsel the Deaf.
Search careers for Services to the Deaf graduates at TCC Career Explorer and visit TCC Career Services to learn more about our free career planning and job preparation services.
You are encouraged to participate in the American Sign Language Club. For more information speak to your professor or stop by the Student Life office on campus.
View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the American Sign Language Services to the Deaf Degree Map.