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American Sign Language at University of Rochester

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American Sign Language at University of Rochester

If you plan to study American Sign Language, take a look at what University of Rochester has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.

University of Rochester is located in Rochester, New York and has a total student population of 11,741. Of the 2,035 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from University of Rochester in 2021, 8 of them were American Sign Language majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in American Sign Language section at the bottom of this page.

University of Rochester American Sign Language Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in ASL

University of Rochester American Sign Language Rankings

Each year, College Factual ranks ASL programs across the country. The following shows how University of Rochester performed in these rankings.

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The ASL major at University of Rochester is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for American Sign Language. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank

ASL Student Demographics at University of Rochester

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the ASL majors at University of Rochester.

University of Rochester American Sign Language Bachelor’s Program

88% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 8 ASL students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2020-2021 from University of Rochester, about 13% were men and 88% were women.


About 63% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in ASL at University of Rochester are white. This is typical for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Rochester with a bachelor's in ASL.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 5
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

University of Rochester also has a doctoral program available in ASL. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That ASL Grads May Go Into

A degree in ASL can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for University of Rochester.

Occupation Jobs in NY Average Salary in NY
Professors 6,440 $112,000
Interpreters and Translators 3,300 $68,940


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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