The cost of attending college or university seems to consistently trend upwards. And while it’s true that you have to be prepared to make a financial commitment to your post-secondary education, there are ways that you can reduce the overall cost. Plan ahead. Compare the costs and benefits of earning an associate degree versus a bachelor’s degree. Explore scholarship opportunities and financial aid. Become informed about available tax credits and deductions. And of course, investigate tuition fees at both public and private institutions. To help you get started, here are the typical costs for an american sign language degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 7,672 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

9% below average compared to other degrees

$ 19,641 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

2% below average compared to other degrees

$ 31,162 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

4% below average compared to other degrees

What do american sign language graduates earn?

American sign language students make an average of $63,795 per year after graduation. This is 4% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 63,795 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 38% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular american sign language schools in the US

There are 38 schools in the US that offer a american sign language degree. The american sign language schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are Northeastern University, Temple University and Liberty University. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in american sign language per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
Northeastern University$49,497
Temple University$16,658
Liberty University$21,310
University of Iowa$8,965
University of Houston$9,706
University of Rochester$52,020
Kent State University at Kent$10,012
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$9,334
Boise State University$7,326
University of Minnesota-Duluth$13,344

Top US schools for an american sign language degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering american sign language degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Northeastern University27%$49,497
Liberty University30%$21,310
University of Rochester34%$52,020
Piedmont International University36%$9,480
Maryville College49%$34,196
Temple University57%$16,658
Gallaudet University59%$16,558
University of Houston61%$9,706
Goshen College64%$33,200
Siena Heights University67%$25,932

Cheapest US schools for an american sign language degree

Of the schools in the US that offer an american sign language degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
American River College$1,104
San Joaquin Delta College$1,104
Antelope Valley College$1,124
Santa Ana College$1,142
San Diego Mesa College$1,142
Santiago Canyon College$1,142
Crafton Hills College$1,143
Ohlone College$1,162
Chaffey College$1,170
Los Angeles City College$1,220


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