This program will train individuals to become ASL conversationalists and/or professional ASL interpreters. This program provides individuals with the professional knowledge and skills that meet or exceed the minimum professional standards necessary to perform in a broad range of interpreting assignments. This program will prepare individuals for the Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment (EIPA) and Virginia Quality Assurance Screening (VQAS).
This program is offered completely online!
ASL/Interpreter Education Program Coordinator/Instructor
ASL Program Graduate – Class of 2023
“When I tell people to apply to Pierpont Community and Technical College, I tell them that you can get a well-rounded ASL interpreting education with plenty of one-on-one attention from people who really care about the students and make sure they are educated and prepared for the professional world.”
With a degree in our American Sign Language program, students can begin an exciting career in a variety of fields, including:
- Educational Interpreter
- Statewide Interpreter
- Video Relay Service
To see a model schedule for this program, please see our academic catalog.
Pierpont is an open enrollment institution. Only a standard Pierpont application is needed for this program.