ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

Utah

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Argosy University - Salt Lake City9/21/2016801.601.5000No language pre-requisiteN/AYesNo language requirement for graduation
Art Institute of Salt Lake City [closing in 2017]9/16801.601.4700No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Brigham Young University6/28/2016801.422.4104Yes2 yearsYes
Broadview University6/28/2016801.300.4300No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Columbia College - Salt Lake City6/28/2016801.281.6677No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Dixie State University6/28/2016435.652.7777No language pre-requisiteN/ANoB.A. students need to take 1 year of foreign language on campus - including ASL. B.S. students have no further foreign language requirement
Eagle Gate College6/28/2016801.333.7133No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
ITT Technical Institute - Salt Lake City [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Neumont University6/28/2016888.638.6668No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Southern Utah University6/29/2016435.586.7700No language pre-requisiteN/ANoStudents must take at least 1 year of ASL on campus or take a placement exam showing acceptable proficiency. High school courses not counted unless the credits were dual enrollment for college credit.
Stevens-Henager College - Murray6/28/2016800.622.2640No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Stevens-Henager College - Orem6/28/2016800.622.2640No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Stevens-Henager College - West Haven6/28/2016800.622.2640No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Clearfield12/7/2016801.825.1891No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Phoenix - Salt Lake City10/18/2016801.506.4166No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
University of Utah - Salt Lake City6/28/2016801.581.7200Yes2 yearsYes
Utah State University - Logan6/29/2016435.797.1000Yes2 yearsNoB.S. students do not need to take additional language. B.A. students are required to take at least 1 year. ASL is accepted by some majors. Students are asked to meet with their Academic Counselor who decides whether ASL fulfills requirements.
Utah Valley University6/30/2016801.863.4636No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Weber State University6/29/2016801.626.6000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Western Governor's University 6/29/2016866.225.5948No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Westminster College6/30/2016801.832.2200No 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.