ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

Maine

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Bates College5/17/2016855.228.3755Yes3 yearsYes
Bowdoin College5/5/2016207.725.3100No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
Colby College5/6/2016207.859.4800NoN/ANo
College of the Atlantic5/6/2016800.528.0025No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Husson University5/6/2016207.941.7000No language pre-requisiteN/ANoOnly college-level ASL courses will satisfy the graduation requirement.
Maine College of Art5/6/2016800.699.1509No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Maine Maritime Academy5/1/2016207.326.0123No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minor
New England Bible College10/20/2016207.947.1665No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
St. Joseph's College5/18/2016800.338.7057No language pre-requisiteN/ANoWill need to take 1 year of any language on campus
Thomas College5/8/2016800.339.7001No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
Unity College5/18/2016800.624.1024No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Maine - Augusta5/18/2016207.621.3465Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minor
University of Maine - Farmington5/18/2016207.778.7050NoN/ANo
University of Maine - Fort Kent5/18/2016888.879.8635Yes2 yearsNo
University of Maine - Machias6/8/2016888.468.6866No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minor
University of Maine - Orono5/18/2016877.486.2364Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minor
University of Maine - Presque Isle5/18/2016207.768.9400No language pre-requisiteN/ANo
University of New England5/18/2016800.477.4863No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Southern Maine6/8/2016800.800.4876No language pre-requisiteN/ANo

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.