Become an American Sign Language-English interpreter in LaGuardia’s nationally recognized program and earn a professional certificate or a Bachelor's Degree. Apply now for Fall 2017.
The American Sign Language (ASL)-English Interpretation Program is a rigorous two-year academic program that prepares selected individuals who are fluent in ASL to become ASL-English interpreters, with a special focus on interpreting in educational settings. The ASL-English Interpretation Program serves interpreting students from all over the New York tristate area and is above the national average in student diversity within interpreting programs, reflecting the diverse populations of the Deaf community. Bachelor Degree (in collaboration with SUNY/Empire State College) and Two-Year Certificate tracks are offered. We are dedicated to developing skilled ASL-English Interpreters who:
Evening courses enable working students to maintain their professional status while attending classes. However, service learning and interpreting field work experiences require some daytime commitment.
Become an ASL-English Interpreter - we have an educational option that’s right for you.
Discounts and waivers apply to all courses except those designated ND.