Skip to content
The College of St. Scholastica

Our Deaf Language and Culture program will allow you to build a solid foundation in American Sign Language (ASL) as you enhance your communication skills. The minor is a perfect fit for majors in fields such as education, business, science, health science, communications, psychology and others.

True to St. Scholastica’s universal focus on experiential learning, as a student in this program you will benefit from immersion opportunities to socialize with members of the Deaf community. Led by faculty with international experience with sign languages and expertise in second language acquisition, you will gain a full understanding of the Deaf history, culture and modern experience in America and around the globe.

Receive Program Info and Financial Aid Options

  • Detailed program overview
  • Personalized financial aid
  • Individual admissions support

By requesting information, I authorize The College of St. Scholastica to contact me by email, phone or text message at the phone number provided. Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency varies. Unsubscribe at anytime by replying STOP.

Privacy Policy

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

ASL and Deaf culture are inseparable, and I’ve learned so much about both in the program.

Veronica Poquette

Benedictine Scholarship

All new first-year applicants to St. Scholastica will be awarded either the Benedictine Scholarship or the Access Award, upon admission to the College.

Financial Aid

100% of traditional incoming undergraduates receive some type of scholarships. The average for scholarships, grants and/or loans is $31,841.

Degree Details


Are You Looking for a Face-to-Face (on-campus) Experience?

St. Scholastica’s longstanding commitment to inclusivity and generous financial aid packages make our world-class educational programs accessible to students from any background.


Visit our Catalog to view the program and course requirements. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.

Pair with a Language

Boost your brainpower and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, German, Ojibwe and Spanish.