August 2012

Education of the Deaf


This program prepares individuals to teach deaf and hard-of-hearing children. Graduates are eligible for certification by both the Oklahoma State Department of Education and the Council on Education of the Deaf to teach deaf students in grades PK-12. A grade of “C” or better is required in all professional education classes and deaf education classes.



The USAO drama program requires that students complete all required courses (21 hours) and one area of concentration: Performance Concentration (27 hours), Technical Theatre Concentration (27 hours), or Music Theatre Concentration (27 hours).