ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

California

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Academy of Art University10/12/2016800.544.2787No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorArt History majors must study a language that relates to an area of geographic study.
Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences10/12/2016510.763.7787No language pre-requisiteN/ANoMust study Chinese language
Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine 10/12/2016510.666.8234No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Alliant International University10/12/2016866.825.5426Yes2 yearsYes
American Baptist Seminary for the West [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
American Conservatory Theater [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
American Film Institute Conservatory [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
American Intercontinental University10/12/2016888.377.1888No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
American Jewish University1/9/2016310.440.1247No language pre-requisiteN/ANoJewish Studies majors must take Hebrew, but no other majors have a language requirement.
American Jewish University - Familian Campus1/9/2016888.853.6763No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
American University of Health Sciences10/12/2016562.988.2278No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Antioch University - Inland Empire [closed in 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Antioch University - Los Angeles10/12/2016310.578.1080No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
Antioch University - Santa Barbara10/13/2016805.962.8179No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Argosy University - Inland Empire9/21/2016909.472.0800No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
Argosy University - Los Angeles9/21/2016310.531.9700No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
Argosy University - Orange County9/21/2016714.620.3700No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
Argosy University - San Diego9/21/2016619.321.3000No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
Argosy University - San Francisco Bay Area9/21/2016510.217.4700No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
Art Center College of Design10/12/2016626.396.2200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Ashford University - San Diego1/9/2016888.739.6921No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Azusa Pacific University10/13/2016626.812.3016Yes2 yearsNoSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
Bethany University [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Biola University10/13/2016800.OK.BIOLAYes2 yearsYes
Brandman University - Antelope Valley10/13/2016661.267.2001No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Fairfield10/13/2016707.863.0990No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Hanford10/13/2016559.587.1454No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Irvine10/13/2016949.753.4774No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Lemoore10/13/2016559.998.6891No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Menifee10/13/2016951.676.1793No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Modesto10/13/2016209.545.1234No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Monterey10/13/2016831.373.0945No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Ontario10/13/2016909.481.1804No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Palm Desert10/13/2016760.341.8051No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Riverside10/13/2016951.697.0111No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Roseville10/13/2016916.782.3060No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - San Diego10/13/2016619.296.8660No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Santa Clarita10/13/2016661.362.5873No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Santa Maria10/13/2016805.928.3943No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Travis AFB10/13/2016707.437.3327No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Victorville10/13/2016760.955.7555No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Visalia10/13/2016559.625.4436No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Walnut Creek10/13/2016925.930.2000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Yuba City10/13/2016530.674.2758No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brandman University - Yucapaia10/13/2016951.697.0111No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brooks University [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
California Baptist University10/11/2016877.CBU.8866Yes2 yearsYes
California Christian College10/11/2016559.455.5571No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
California College - San Diego10/27/2016619.293.0190No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
California College of the Arts10/26/2016415.703.9523No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
California Institute of Integral Studies10/13/2016415.575.6100No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
California Institute of Technology10/26/2016626.395.6341No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
California Institute of the Arts10/26/2016661.235.1050No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minor
California Lutheran University11/2/2016805.493.3135Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
California Maritime University11/2/2016707.654.1330No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
California State Polytechnic University - Pomona10/31/2016909.869.5299Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Bakersfield10/31/2016661.654.3036Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Channel Islands10/31/2016805.437.8400No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
California State University - Chico10/31/2016800.542.4426Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Dominguez Hills11/2/2016310.243.3696Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - East Bay11/2/2016510.885.3500Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Fresno10/26/2016559.278.2261Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Fullerton10/26/2016657.278.7788Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Humboldt10/17/2016866.850.9556Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Long Beach10/17/2016562.985.5471Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Los Angeles10/17/2016323.343.3901Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Monterey Bay11/2/2016831.582.3738Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Northridge10/16/2016818.677.3700Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - Sacramento10/17/2016916.278.7766Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - San Bernardino10/17/2016909.537.5000Yes2 yearsYes
California State University - San Marcos10/17/2016760.750.4848Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorASL is not accepted for Global Studies, International Business, or International Relations majors.
California State University - Stanislaus10/17/2016209.667.3070Yes2 yearsYes
California Western School of Law [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Chamberlain College of Nursing - Sacramento9/29/2016916.330.3410No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Chapman University10/17/2016714.997.6711Yes2 yearsYesMust take a proficiency exam and score at the intermediate level. If not, 1-2 semesters required of any language
Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science10/17/2016323.563.4800No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Chicago School of Professional Psychology - Irvine10/13/2016949.769.7700No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Chicago School of Professional Psychology - Los Angeles10/13/2016213.625.7200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Chicago School of Professional Psychology - San Diego10/13/2016619.541.4504No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Church Divinity School of the Pacific [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Claremont Graduate University [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Claremont McKenna College10/17/2016909.621.8088NoN/ANo
Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Cogswell College10/17/2016800.264.7955No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Coleman University10/17/2016858.499.0202No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - Chico10/17/2016503.592.3196No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - Coast Guard Island10/17/2016510.437.1280No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - Lemoore10/17/2016559.998.8570No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - Los Alamitos10/17/2016562.799.9630No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - San Diego10/17/2016866.594.2330No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - San Luis Obispo10/17/2016805.593.0237No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College Hollywood10/17/2016818.345.8414No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Concordia University - Irvine10/17/2016800.229.1200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Design Institute of San Diego10/17/2016800.619.4337No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Anaheim10/13/2016714.935.3200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Bakersfield10/13/2016661.833.7120No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Colton10/13/2016909.514.1808No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Folsom10/13/2016855.577.1494No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Fremont10/13/2016510.574.1200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Fresno10/13/2016559.439.9595No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Long Beach10/13/2016562.427.0861No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Newark9/19/2016510.574.1200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Oakland10/13/2016510.267.1340No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Palmdale10/13/2016661.224.2920No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Pomona10/13/2016909.622.8866No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - San Diego10/13/2016619.683.2446No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - San Jose10/13/2016408.571.3760No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Sherman Oaks10/13/2016818.713.8111No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Dominican University of California10/17/2016415.485.3204Yes2 yearsYes
Dongguk University - Los Angeles [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Emperor’s College [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Epic Bible College10/5/2016916.348.4689No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Eternity Bible College10/18/2016805.581.1233No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising - Los Angeles10/5/2016800.624.1200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising - Orange County10/5/2016949.851.6200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising - San Diego10/5/2016619.235.2049No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising - San Francisco10/5/2016415.675.5200No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Fielding Graduate University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Five Branches University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Franciscan School of Theology [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Fresno Pacific University10/17/2016559.453.2039Yes3 yearsYes
Fresno Pacific University Biblical Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Fuller Theological Seminary - California [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Golden Gate University10/17/2016415.442.7800No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Harvey Mudd College10/17/2016909.621.8011NoN/ANo
Hebrew Union College - Los Angeles [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Holy Names University1/3/2017510.436.1351Yes3 yearsYes
Hope International University10/17/2016714.879.3901No language pre-requisiteN/ANoWill need to take 1 humanities course (either foreign language, art, or drama).
Humphreys College - Modesto10/17/2016209.543.9411No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Humphreys College - Stockton10/17/2016209.478.0800No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Interior Designers Institute10/13/2016949.675.4451No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
International Academy of Design and Technology - Sacramento [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Irell and Manello Graduate School of Biological Sciences [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Anaheim [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Clovis [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Concord [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Corona [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Fresno [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Lathrop [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - National City [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Oakland [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Orange [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Oxnard [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Rancho Cordova [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - San Bernardino [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - San Dimas [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Sylmar [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Torrance [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITT Technical Institute - Vista [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University10/13/2016510.549.5000NoN/ANo
John F. Kennedy University10/17/2016844.890.6912No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Keck Graduate Institute [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
La Sierra University10/17/2016800.874.5587Yes2 yearsNoWill need to take 1-2 semesters of a foreign language or cultural enrichment courses.
Laguna College of Art and Design10/12/2016949.376.6000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Life Chiropractic College - West [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Lincoln University 10/12/2016510.628.8010No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Loma Linda University 10/11/2016909.558.1000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Los Angeles College International [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Loyola Marymount University10/12/2016310.338.2700NoN/ANoTaking ASL in high school will not block admission, but it is highly discouraged. All students if enrolled will need to take 1-2 semesters of a spoken language.
Marshall Ketchum University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Menlo College10/12/2016650.543.3753No language pre-requisiteN/ANoMust take 1-2 semesters of a foreign language or transfer dual enrollment credits in ASL.
Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary [see Fresno Pacific University Biblical Seminary]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Mills College10/12/2016510.430.2135NoN/ANo
Monterey Institute of International Studies [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Mount St. Mary's College10/12/2016310.954.4000Yes2 yearsYes
Mt. Sierra College10/12/2016888.828.8800No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Musicians Institute - Hollywood10/12/2016800.225.7529No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
National Hispanic University [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
National University 10/11/2016800.628.8648Yes2 yearsYes
Naval Post-Graduate School [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
NewSchool of Architecture and Design10/12/2016800.490.7081No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Notre Dame de Namur University10/11/2016650.508.3600Yes2 yearsYes
Occidental College10/12/2016323.259.2700NoN/ANo
Otis College of Art and Design10/12/2016310.665.6800No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine - San Diego [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Pacific Oaks College10/11/2016877.314.2380No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Pacific States University10/11/2016323.731.2383No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Pacific Union College10/12/2016800.862.7080Yes1 yearDepends on major / minorB.A. majors require 2+ years of a foreign language in high school or 1 semester on campus. B.S. majors have no further foreign language requirements.
Palmer College of Chiropractic - West10/11/2016800.442.4476No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Palo Alto University10/11/2016408.864.8474No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Pardee RAND Graduate School [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Patten University10/11/2016415.813.6147No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Pepperdine University10/10/2016310.506.4000NoN/ANo
Phillips Graduate University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Pitzer College10/11/2016909.621.8129No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Platt College - Alhambra10/7/2016888.807.5288No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Platt College - Anaheim10/7/2016888.807.5288No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Platt College - Ontario10/7/2016888.807.5288No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Platt College - Riverside10/7/2016888.807.5288No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Platt College - San Diego10/7/2016619.265.0107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Point Loma Nazarene University 10/10/2016619.849.2200Yes2 yearsYes
Pomona College10/11/2016909.621.8134NoN/ANoMust take 3 semesters of a spoken language
Providence Christian College10/10/2016866.323.0233No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Remington College - San Diego10/7/2016800.323.8122No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
SAE Institute of Technology - Emeryville10/13/2016510.654.2934No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
SAE Institute of Technology - Los Angeles10/13/2016323.466.6323No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
SAE Institute of Technology - San Francisco10/13/2016415.344.0886No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
SAE Institute of Technology - San Jose10/13/2016408.620.3300No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Samra University of Oriental Medicine [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Samuel Merritt University10/7/2016800.607.6377No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
San Diego Christian College10/10/2016800.676.2242Yes2 yearsYes
San Diego State University10/10/2016619.594.6336Yes2 yearsYes
San Diego State University - Imperial Valley10/10/2016760.768.5505Yes2 yearsYes
San Francisco Art Institute10/10/2016415.749.4500No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
San Francisco Conservatory of Music10/10/2016800.899.SFCMNo language pre-requisiteN/AYes
San Francisco State University10/10/2016415.338.6486Yes2 yearsYes
San Francisco Theological Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
San Joaquin College [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
San Jose State University10/10/2016408.924.1000Yes2 yearsYes
Santa Clara University10/10/2016408.554.4000NoN/ANo
Saybrook Graduate School and Research Center [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Saybrook University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Scripps College10/10/2016909.621.8000NoN/ANo
Scripps Research Institute [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Shasta Bible College10/10/2016530.221.4275No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Simpson University10/10/2016530.224.5600No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Sofia University10/13/2016650.493.4430No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Soka University of America10/10/2016949.480.4000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Sonoma State University10/10/2016707.664.2880Yes2 yearsYes
South Baylo University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Southern California College of Optometry [see Marshall Ketchum University]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Southern California Institute of Architecture10/10/2016213.356.5320No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Southern California Institute of Technology10/5/2016714.300.0300No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Southern California Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Southern California University of Health Sciences10/5/2016877.434.7757No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Southwestern Law School [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
St. John's Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
St. Mary's College of California10/10/2016925.631.4000Yes3 yearsYesTaking ASL will fulfill admissions and graduation requirements only if the ASL grade point average is B or better. If not, then the student will need to take 1 year on campus of any foreign language.
St. Patricks Seminary and University1/9/2016650.325.5621No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Stanford University10/5/2016650.723.2091Yes4 yearsNoStudents must take at least 1 semester of foreign language on campus
Starr King School for the Ministry [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
SUM Bible College10/10/2016510.567.6174No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Taft University10/5/2016877.894.8238No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
The Art Institute of California - Inland Empire9/21/2016909.915.2100No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles [closing in 2018]9/21/2016310.752.4700No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The Art Institute of California - Orange County9/21/2016714.830.0200No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The Art Institute of California - Sacramento9/21/2016916.830.6320No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The Art Institute of California - San Diego9/21/2016858.598.4423No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The Art Institute of California - San Francisco9/21/2016415.865.0198No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The Art Institute of California - Silicon Valley [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
The Art Institute of Hollywood9/21/2016818.299.5100No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
The King's University - Fontana10/13/2016909.586.1919No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
The King's University - Inglewood10/13/2016310.846.3300No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
The King's University - Santa Clarita10/13/2016661.291.6000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
The King's University - Van Nuys10/13/2016818.779.8505No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
The Master's Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
The Master’s College10/5/2016800.568.6248No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
The Wright Institute [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Thomas Aquinas College10/5/2016805.525.4417Yes2 yearsNoAll students must take 2 years of Latin
Thomas Jefferson School of Law [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Touro College of Los Angeles1/9/2016323.822.9700No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Touro University [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Trident University International10/5/2016800.579.3197No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Trinity Law School [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Trinity Life Bible College [see Epic Bible College[N/AN/AN/AN/A
United States University1/9/2016888.422.3381No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Antelope Valley10/5/2016661.726.1911NoN/ANo
University of California - Berkeley10/5/2016510.642.3175Yes3 yearsDepends on major / minorCollege of Letters and Sciences majors must take at least 3 years of ASL in high school, but 4 are strongly recommended.
University of California - Davis10/5/2016530.752.1011Yes2 yearsYes
University of California - Hastings College of Law [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
University of California - Irvine10/5/2016949.824.5011Yes3 yearsYes
University of California - Los Angeles10/5/2016310.825.3101Yes3 yearsYes
University of California - Merced10/6/2016209.228.4400Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorHistory majors must take 1-2 semesters of a language to meet graduation requirements.
University of California - Riverside10/6/2016951.827.4531Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorB.A. majors require 3+ years of ASL in high school to fulfill graduation requirements. B.S. majors require 2+ years of ASL in high school to fulfill graduation requirements.
University of California - San Diego10/6/2016858.534.2230Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements
University of California - San Francisco [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
University of California - Santa Barbara10/6/2016805.893.2881Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements
University of California - Santa Cruz10/6/2016831.459.2131Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements
University of East-West Medicine [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
University of La Verne10/6/2016909.593.3511No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements
University of Phoenix - Bakersfield10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Bay Area10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Central Valley Campus10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Chula Vista10/18/2016800.473.4346No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Costa Mesa10/18/2016800.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - El Centro10/18/2016760.370.9020No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Fairfield10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Fresno12/7/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Gardena10/18/2016888.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Kearny Mesa [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
University of Phoenix - La Palma10/18/2016888.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Lancaster10/18/2016888.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Livermore10/18/2016925.273.8100No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Modesto10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Murrieta10/18/2016951.677.0883No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Oakland10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Ontario10/18/2016800.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Palm Desert10/18/2016800.473.4346No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Pasadena10/18/2016800.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Sacramento Valley10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Salida9/2/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - San Bernardino10/18/2016800.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - San Diego10/18/2016800.473.4346No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - San Marcos10/18/2016760.510.8253No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Visalia10/18/2016800.266.2107No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Woodland Hills10/18/2016800.888.1968No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Redlands10/6/2016909.793.2121Yes2 yearsYes
University of San Diego10/6/2016619.260.4600Yes2 yearsNoMust take an ASL proficiency exam. Based on those results, the graduation requirement may be fulfilled. If not, then a student must take 3 foreign language courses.
University of San Francisco10/6/2016415.422.5555Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorCollege of Arts & Sciences: Must take 1-2 semesters of language on campus. Nursing & Business majors have no further language requirement.
University of Southern California10/6/2016213.740.1111NoN/ANo
University of the Pacific10/6/2016209.946.2285Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements. Nearly all majors accept ASL.
University of the West10/6/2016626.571.8811Yes2 yearsYes
Vanguard University of Southern California10/6/2016800.722.6279Yes2 yearsYes
West Coast University10/6/2016866.508.2684Yes2 yearsYes
Western State College of Law at Argosy University [does not offer undergraduate degrees]714.738.1000N/AN/AN/A
Western University of Health Sciences [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Westminster Seminary of California [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Westmont College10/6/2016805.565.6000Yes2 yearsNoMust take 1 semester of a language on campus. Dual enrollment credits are NOT accepted.
Westwood College - Anaheim [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Westwood College - Inland Empire [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Westwood College - Los Angeles [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Westwood College - South Bay [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Whittier College10/6/2016562.907.4200Yes2 yearsYes
William Jessup University10/5/2016800.355.7522No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Woodbury University10/5/2016818.252.5221No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
World Mission University10/5/2016213.388.1000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Zaytuna College2/16/2016510.900.3134No language pre-requisiteN/AYes

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.