College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD


Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
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 & Key Terms