Certificate in Educating Deaf Students with Disabilities

Requirements

  • Completed application form.
  • Application fee of $75.
  • A minimum 3.0 grade point average (on a four-point scale) in all previous undergraduate and graduate study. (Occasionally, applicants with a GPA lower than 3.0 may be admitted conditionally upon the recommendation of the department.)
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate study, including evidence of having received a bachelor's degree from an accredited university. (Those applying during their final undergraduate year will be required to submit a final transcript after completion of their bachelor's degree and before enrolling in their first semester of graduate study.)
  • TOEFL is required from all international applicants from non-English speaking countries. (Use 5240 for the ETS institutional code)

Additional Program Requirements

  • One letter of reference from a supervisor indicating proof of working with children in an academic environment during program.
  • An introductory course about individuals with disabilities and the characteristics of disabilities (equivalent to EDU 670 in the GU Dept of Education).
  • ASL skills preferred, but not required.