Foundations of Deaf Education   X   X   X  
Audiology and Instructional Auditory Management   X   X X    
Curricular Content Knowledge   X   X X X X
Assessment and Intervention   X     X X X
Deaf Studies   X   X X X  
Instructional Planning and Learning Environments       X X    
Early Intervention X X     X    
Skill Specific DHH Areas of Concentration X X     X X X
Practicum     X        

Matrix lists courses approved by the MDE for the endorsement in D/HH. Courses may be added or eliminated after consultation with the institution offering the course.

Approved Consortium ASL I and II Courses

American Sign Language I and II from the approved Consortium ASL course list are required before applying for the practicum unless the student can document a Level 2 on the American Sign Language Proficiency Interview. Most ASL courses are face-to-face format. All of the following offer both ASL I and II.

Approved ASL Courses from Interpreter Training Programs (ITP)

  • Gallaudet University Online
  • Lansing Community College
  • Madonna University
  • Mott Community College
  • Oakland Community College
  • Minot State University
  • University of Northern Colorado

Additional NON-ITP Programs with ASL courses could assist students with preparation to take the ASLPI. This is a non-inclusive list.

  • Central Michigan University
  • Grand Rapids Community College
  • Kalamazoo Community College
  • Marquette University
  • Western Michigan University