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).


Ruby Losh
ASL/Interpreter Education Program Coordinator/Instructor

This program is offered completely online!

This program can transfer into a Baccalaureate degree program in interpreter training, education and child development or a board of regents degree.

Career Opportunites

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

Course Catalog

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.