Sign Language Interpreter Preparation

at Minnesota State Community and Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 64
  • Delivery: Face-to-face

About this Program

The Sign Language Interpreter Preparation program prepares individuals to work as interpreters facilitating and mediating communication between deaf/hard of hearing and hearing people. Students will gain sign language skills, an understanding of deaf culture, knowledge of the interpreter's role and skill development for the profession of sign language interpreting. Students will experience a variety of learning environments including classroom work, laboratory practice and field placement.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Moorhead 56560

Labor Market Information

  • Interpreters and Translators
  • Median wage:$22.03/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Minnesota State Community and Technical College
1414 College Way Fergus Falls, MN 56537 Toll-Free: (877) 450-3322 Local: (877) 450-3322 TTY: (800) 627-3529