ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

New Jersey

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Berkeley College6/30/2016800.446.5400No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorInternational Business requires French or Spanish to graduate with that major.
Bloomfield College6/30/2016973.748.9000Yes2 yearsNoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Caldwell University6/30/2016973.618.3000Yes2 yearsYes
Centenary College 6/30/2016800.236.8679Yes2 yearsNoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Chamberlain College of Nursing - North Brunswick9/29/2016732.875.1300No language pre-requisiteN/AYesN/A
College of St. Elizabeth7/6/2016800.210.7900Yes2 yearsYes
DeVry University - Cherry Hill9/19/2016856.317.4400No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - North Brunswick1/13/2017732.729.3960No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
DeVry University - Paramus9/19/2016201.556.2840No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Drew University6/30/2016973.408.3000Yes2 yearsNo
Fairleigh Dickinson University6/30/2016973.443.8900Yes2 yearsNoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Felician College6/30/2016201.559.6000No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
Georgian Court University7/5/2016732.987.2700Yes2 yearsNoWill need to take 1 humanities course (either foreign language, art, or drama).
ITT Technical Institute - Marlton [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Kean University6/30/2016908.737.7100NoN/ANo
Monmouth University6/30/2016732.571.3456No language pre-requisiteN/ANoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Montclair State University7/16/2016973.655.4000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
New Brunswick Theological Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
New Jersey City University6/30/2016201.200.2000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
New Jersey Institute of Technology6/30/2016973.596.3300No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Pillar College6/30/2016800.234.9305No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Princeton Theological Seminary [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Princeton University6/30/2016609.258.3060NoN/ANoASL is not accepted because it is not foreign, verbal, or written.
Rabbinical College of America [no undergraduate degrees offered]N/AN/AN/AN/A
Ramapo College of New Jersey7/5/2016201.684.7300Yes2 yearsNo
Rider University7/5/2016800.257.9026Yes2 yearsNoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Rowan University7/5/2016877.787.6926No language pre-requisiteN/ANoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey7/5/2016856.225.6104Yes2 yearsYes
Seton Hall University7/5/2016800.843.4255Yes2 yearsNoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
Somerset Christian College [see Pillar College]N/AN/AN/AN/A
St. Peters University7/5/2016888.772.9933No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorSome majors have additional foreign language requirements
Stevens Institute of Technology7/5/2016201.216.5194No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Stockton University7/5/2016609.652.1776No language pre-requisiteN/ANoDual enrollment credits for ASL will fulfill the graduation requirement.
The College of New Jersey6/30/2016609.771.2131Yes1 yearDepends on major / minorIndividual majors may have additional foreign language requirements.
Thomas Edison State College8/2/2016888.442.8372No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey [see Rutgers]N/AN/AN/AN/A
University of Phoenix - Jersey City10/18/2016201.610.1408No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
William Patterson University8/2/2016973.720.2125No 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.