A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Chair: David Penna, Ph.D.
Contact: Leslie Southwell
202-651-5474 (V)202-250-2325 (VP)email@example.com
Hall Memorial Building (HMB) S235
Department of Government and Public Affairs bachelor's degree recipients are employed at places such as the Federal Communications Commission, the Maryland Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, and The White House. Many continue their studies at law school or graduate school. Some continue at Gallaudet, which offers a Master of Public Administration program particularly noted for preparing professionals who are deaf and hard of hearing, or who work with deaf and hard of hearing colleagues.
Most recent graduate-level alumni of the department are either employed (66 percent) or pursuing further education (17 percent).
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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