ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

Nebraska

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Bellevue University7/18/2016800.756.7920No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Bryan Health College of Health Sciences7/18/2016402.481.3801No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Chadron State College7/18/2016308.432.6000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Clarkson College7/18/2016402.552.3100No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
College of Saint Mary7/18/2016402.399.2400No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Concordia University - Nebraska7/18/2016800.535.5494Yes2 yearsYes
Creative Center College of Art and Design7/18/2016402.898.1000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Creighton University7/18/2016402.280.2703NoN/ANoStudents can petition the College of Arts and Sciences for ASL to fulfill admissions and graduation requirements.
Dana College [closed]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Doane University7/18/2016402.826.2161No language pre-requisiteN/ANoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement. Students also need to take 1 cultural competency course.
Grace University7/18/2016402.449.2800Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorPastoral ministry majors must take Greek
Hastings College7/18/2016800.532.7642Yes2 yearsNoStudents must take at least 1 year of a language on campus
ITT Technical Institute - Omaha [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Kaplan University - Lincoln7/18/2016800.987.7734No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Kaplan University - Omaha7/18/2016800.987.7734No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Midland Lutheran College [see Midland University]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Midland University7/18/2016800.642.8382Yes1 yearYes
Nebraska Christian College10/21/2016402.935.9400No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Nebraska Methodist College7/18/2016402.354.7000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Nebraska Wesleyan University7/18/2016800.541.3818NoN/ANoMust take 1 year of spoken language
Peru State College7/18/2016402.872.3815No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
St. Gregory the Great Seminary12/9/2016402.643.8145No language pre-requisiteN/ANoAll students must take 1 semester of Spanish
Union College 7/18/2016402.486.2600NoN/ANo
University of Nebraska - Kearney7/18/2016308.865.8526NoN/ANoStudents may be offered admissions if 3+ years in high school are taken, but students will need to take 1-2 semesters of a language offered on campus to graduate.
University of Nebraska - Lincoln7/18/2016402.472.7211Yes2 yearsYes
University of Nebraska - Omaha7/18/2016402.554.2800Yes2 yearsYes
University of Nebraska Medical Center [does not offer undergraduate degrees]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Wayne State College7/18/2016809.228.9972No language pre-requisiteN/ANoAll students must take 1 semester of any language on campus
York College 7/18/2016402.363.5600No 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.