Interpreter Training

ITT Overview

The ITT concentration prepares students to become interpreters for d/Deaf individuals. ITT majors must complete 49 credit hours. Course content spans five categories of information and skills necessary for a career in interpreting: (1) Role of the interpreter in various settings; (2) Techniques and applications of interpreting; (3) Professional practices of the interpreter; (4) Application of ethics within interpreting; (5) Internship.

ITT Coursework

The course of study for the ITT concentration assumes that the student has completed the language proficiency prerequisites in American Sign Language with a B- or better. Upon admission to the concentration, each student will be assigned an advisor for the purpose of academic planning.