ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

Arkansas

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Arkansas Baptist College6/27/2016877.643.5390No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Arkansas State University6/27/2016870.972.2100No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements - some majors require foreign language study
Arkansas Tech University6/27/2016479.968.0237No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements - some majors require foreign language study
Central Baptist College6/28/2016501.329.6872No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Harding University6/27/2016501.279.4000No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
Henderson State University6/26/2016870.230.5000Yes1 yearDepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
Hendrix College7/26/2016800.277.9017Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorTo fulfill graduation requirements, student must take dual-enrollment courses in high school.
ITT Technical Institute - Little Rock [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
John Brown University7/26/2016479.524.9500No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Lyon College7/26/2016800.423.2542No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
Ouachita Baptist University7/26/2016870.245.5000Yes1 yearNoOnly accepts dual enrollment or transfer credits to fulfill graduation requirements.
Philander Smith College6/27/2016501.375.9845No language pre-requisiteN/ANoOnly accepts dual enrollment or transfer credits to fulfill graduation requirements.
Remington College - Little Rock10/18/2016501.303.4385No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Southern Arkansas University6/26/2016870.235.4000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville6/26/2016479.575.5346No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith6/26/2016479.452.7000No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
University of Arkansas - Little Rock6/26/2016501.569.3000Yes1 yearDepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
University of Arkansas - Monticello6/26/2016870.460.1026No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
University of Arkansas - Pine Bluff6/26/2016870.575.8000No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
University of Central Arkansas6/28/2016501.450.5000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of the Ozarks6/28/2016479.979.1000Yes1 yearNo
Williams Baptist College10/10/2016870.886.6741No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorOnly a few majors require additional foreign language study.

Understanding the Policies

Institutions may require 1, 2, 3, or 4 years of ASL study at the high school level to satisfy the foreign / world language admissions requirements.