The Services to the Deaf program 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:
- Use basic American Sign Language to communicate.
- Display behaviors that promote respect for Deaf Culture.
- Use interdisciplimary theories to counsel the Deaf.
- Explain the comparison of languages and cultures.
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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.