Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area ASL Classes

This resource, maintained by the Clerc Center, provides information about sign language classes offered in various locations throughout the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.

American Sign Language classes are regularly offered in various locations throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. Call the agency nearest you for specific information on class levels, dates, locations, and costs.


Gallaudet University
American Sign Language Programs
Website: https://www.gallaudet.edu/american-sign-language-programs

DC Public Library
Adaptive Services
Services to the Deaf Community
Room 215, Second Floor
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library
901 G St., NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
Website: http://dclibrary.org/services/lbph

School of Education, Teaching, and Health
American University
Gray Hall Room 119
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20016-8030
(202) 885-37206 (Voice)
(202) 855-1187 (Fax)
Website: http://www.american.edu/CAS/seth/
(Intro to Methodology of Sign Language offered only in the fall and spring)  


Anne Arundel Community College (Noncredit)
101 College Parkway
Arnold, MD 21012-1895
(410) 777-2517
Website: http://www.aacc.edu/signing/

National Catholic Office for the Deaf
7202 Buchanan Street
Landover Hills, MD 20784
(301) 459-7464 (Voice/TTY)
(301) 459-8186 (Fax)
Website: http://www.ncod.org/

Community College of Baltimore County
Catonsville Campus
800 South Rolling Road
Catonsville, MD 21228
Contact: Sandra Brown
(443) 840-4474 (Voice/TTY)
(443) 840-4274 (TTY)
(443) 840-4429 (TTY)
Website: http://www.ccbcmd.edu  

Hearing and Speech Agency (HASA)
Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building
5900 Metro Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
Website: http://www.hasa.org

Howard Community College
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia, MD 21044
(443) 518-1000

Maryland School for the Deaf - Frederick Campus
P.O. Box 250
101 Clarke Place
Frederick, MD 21705-0250
Videophone: 240-575-2966
(301) 360-2000 (Voice)
(301) 360-2001 (TTY)
(301) 360-1400  (Fax)
Website: http://www.msd.edu/

Maryland School for the Deaf - Columbia Campus
P.O. Box 894
8169 Old Montgomery Road
Columbia, MD 21044
(410) 696-7449 (Videophone)
(410) 480-4500 (Voice)
(410) 480-4501 (TTY)
(410) 480-4506 (Fax)
Website: http://www.msd.edu/

McDaniel College -Deaf Education Program
Westminster, MD 21157
Contact: Mark Rust
(410) 857-2503 V/VP
Website: http://catalog.mcdaniel.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=3&poid=386&returnto=155

Montgomery College - Rockville Campus
51 Mannakee Street
Rockville, MD 20850
Website: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/ASL.aspx

Montgomery County Public Schools
850 Hungerford Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
Website: http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/curriculum/languages/asl/

Prince George's Community College
Office of Continuing Education
Marlboro Hall 1095
301 Largo Road
Largo, MD 20774
Contact: Mary James Shearer

Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation
6600 Kenilworth Avenue
Riverdale, MD 20737
(301) 699-2255
Website: http://www.pgparks.com/185/Parks-Recreation   


Central Virginia Community College
3506 Wards Road
Lynchburg, VA 24502-2498
(434) 832-7600
Website: https://centralvirginia.edu/

Danville Community College
1008 South Main Street
Danville, VA 24541
(434) 797-2222
(434) 688-0136 (Videophone)
Website: https://danville.edu/

Fairfax Adult Education Program
6815 Edsall Road
Springfield, VA 22151
Contact: Paulina Nicopoulos
(703) 658-1201 (Voice)
Classes held at several high schools in Virginia

Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale Campus
8333 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
Contact: Martha Kossoff
(703) 323-3168 (Voice)
Website: http://www.nvcc.edu/workforce

Northern Virginia Community College
Manassas Campus
Continuing Education
6901 Sudley Road
Manassas, VA 20109-2399
(703) 257-6630 (Voice)
(703) 368-3748 (TTY)
(703) 257-6548 (Fax)
(non-credit course)

Northern Virginia Community College
Woodbridge Campus
Continuing Education
15200 Neabsco Mills Road
Woodbridge, VA 22191-4099
Contact: Kim Chau
(703) 878-5756 (Voice)
(703) 878-5790 (TTY)
Website: Northern Virginia Community College, Woodbridge

Patrick Henry Elementary School
701 South Highland Street
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 228-5820
Website: https://www.apsva.us

University of Virginia
P.O. Box 400808
258 New Cabell Hall
Charlottesville VA 22904-4808
(434) 924-6692
(434) 566-0213 (Videophone)
Website: http://asl.virginia.edu/    

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