ASLCollege

College Admissions and Graduation Policies
Regarding American Sign Language

A project by Jason E. Zinza, PhD

West Virginia

Institution Name
Survey Date
Contact Telephone Number
ASL Study Satisfies Admissions Requirements
Number of Years of ASL Study
ASL Satisfies Graduation Requirements
Notes
Alderson Broaddus College7/19/2016304.457.1700No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorCheck major requirements. International Studies requires a spoken language.
American Public University12/13/2016877.755.2787No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Appalachian Bible College10/18/2016304.877.6428No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Bethany College7/19/2016304.829.7000No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Bluefield State College7/19/2016304.327.4000No language pre-requisiteN/ADepends on major / minorCheck individual major requirements
Concord University7/19/2016800.344.6679No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Darrs and Elkins College7/19/2016304.637.1900No language pre-requisiteN/ANoWill need to take 1 semester of foreign language on campus
Fairmount State University7/20/2016800.641.5678No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Glenville State College7/20/2016304.462.7361Yes2 yearsYes
ITT Technical Institute - Hanover [CLOSED IN 2016]N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Marshall University7/20/2016800.642.3463Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check graduation requirements for each major to determine whether ASL fulfills specific requirements
Mountain State University [closed]7/20/2016N/AN/AN/AN/A
Ohio Valley University7/20/2016304.865.6000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check graduation requirements for each major to determine whether ASL fulfills specific requirements
Salem International University7/20/2016304.326.1109No language pre-requisiteN/AYes
Shepherd University7/20/2016304.876.5000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check graduation requirements for each major to determine whether ASL fulfills specific requirements
University of Charleston7/20/2016800.995.4682Yes2 yearsYes
West Liberty State College7/20/2016304.336.5000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check graduation requirements for each major to determine whether ASL fulfills specific requirements
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine7/20/2016304.645.6270Yes2 yearsYes
West Virginia State University7/20/2016304.766.3000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check major degree requirements
West Virginia University7/20/2016877.327.9260Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check major degree requirements
West Virginia University - Parkersburg7/20/2016304.424.8000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check graduation requirements for each major to determine whether ASL fulfills specific requirements
West Virginia University Hospital Departments of Radiology Tech and Nutrition [does not offer undergraduate degrees]7/20/2016N/AN/AN/AN/A
West Virginia University Institute of Technology7/20/2016304.442.1000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check degree plan. Posted online
West Virginia Wesleyan College7/20/2016304.473.8000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check major degree requirements
Wheeling Jesuit University7/20/2016304.243.2000Yes2 yearsDepends on major / minorMust check graduation requirements for each major to determine whether ASL fulfills specific requirements

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.