Deaf Studies Associate Degrees and Certificates
If you would like your career to include providing services to the Deaf /Hard of Hearing/ DeafBlind communities, Northern Essex offers several options for you to choose from.
Studying for a Deaf Studies Degree at NECC:
You can enter the workforce directly or transfer to a four-year bachelor’s degree program.
- If you want to enter the workforce directly, you can prepare for a career as a direct service provider in residential programs independent living, organizations, or state agencies.
- Or you can transfer into a four-year program in ASL – English Interpreting, Deaf Studies, education, or human/social services among numerous options.
The Deaf Studies degree can also be an advantage in other professions that serve Deaf/Hard of Hearing/DeafBlind people.
To contact the deaf studies program, please call or email one of the following:
Kevin Fleese, Program Coordinator
Kim Sampson, Deaf Studies Program Assistant
Phone: 978-556-3667 or VP 978-377-8033
Interested in taking a non-credit class instead? View our non-credit options.