In the ASL minor program, students will learn how to better communicate with family, friends, clients, students, and others who are deaf or hard of hearing, and will provide students with the ASL skills and knowledge of Deaf culture to work with the Deaf community.


Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor and students must complete all coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.00. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.

Banner Code: ASL

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 18

Students must successfully complete EDSE 115 American Sign Language (ASL) I or its equivalent prior to enrolling in coursework. 

EDSE 116American Sign Language (ASL) II4
EDSE 219American Sign Language (ASL) III4
EDSE 315American Sign Language (ASL) IV4
EDSE 316American Sign Language (ASL) V3
EDSE 420Deaf History and Culture3
Total Credits18