Program Information

School: George Brown College
Faculty: School of Deaf and Deafblind Studies
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Description: The Honours Bachelor of Interpretation (American Sign Language – English) uses a combination of classroom theory, research, hands-on practice and professional field experience to prepare graduates to work as qualified interpreters. This degree is unique in Canada.
URL: Honours Bachelor of Interpretation (American Sign Language – English) at George Brown College
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $16,500

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Mathematics  or   Science 

• Ontario Secondary School Diploma with six Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses, with a combined average of 65% or higher

• Grade 12 English (U) with a grade of 65% or higher

• Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 Math U or Grade 11 Science (U) or Grade 12 Science (M or U)

• Supplementary requirements as outlined below

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 84] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 84] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]