Legal Interpreting: English/SpanishMajor Code: 621B
Certificate of Achievement
Legal interpreting is a certificate of achievement that provides English/Spanish bilingual individuals the knowledge and skills to interpret successfully in legal settings. Students learn the procedures and processes of the American justice system, specialized legal vocabulary, and the legal interpreter’s code of ethics and standards. Students also receive targeted practice with the three modes of legal interpreting: consecutive, simultaneous and sight translation.
Structured written and oral screening tests are conducted to determine proficiency in both English and Spanish. Students must be 18 years of age or older at the time of assignment to a practicum site.
+ Program admission required for enrollment.
Major course shown in color requires minimum grade of C.
Semesters to Complete (full-time status): 2
Job Placement Rate, On-Time Graduate Rate and Median Loan Debt: N/A
(less than 10 annual completers)
- 27-3091.00 - Interpreters and Translators
Cost of Attendance
|Books and Supplies:||$1,041.00|