Gallaudet University is the world’s only university designed to be barrier-free for deaf and hard of hearing students. For more than 150 years, Gallaudet University has led advances in education of deaf and hard of hearing students and deaf rights worldwide. Today, students from across the United States and more than 25 countries form an exciting learning community as they prepare for dynamic careers and a lifetime of growth.
Gallaudet draws professors in art and digital media, American Sign Language and deaf studies, business, communication studies, educational neuroscience, government, interpretation, molecular genetics and more. They have created challenging programs that are fully accessible in both ASL and English. Gallaudet University online programs place great emphasis on the consistency, continuity, and integrity of the learning environment. All online academic courses at the University are considered equivalent to traditional courses, are taught by regular faculty, as well as approved adjunct faculty and staff.
Accreditation & Licensing
Gallaudet University is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)