The Certificate in Deaf Leadership and Advocacy seeks to empower and equip the next generation of Deaf leaders globally with new tools, knowledge and expertise for leading change and building capacity within their communities.
The certificate is designed for Deaf students who are interested in developing leadership and teaching skills in educational and employment settings.
A core value of the program is representation of Deaf students in the cohorts of learners. Sign language interpreters may also be considered for the program.
Eligibility for SCSU Cultural Sharing Scholarships for MN in-state tuition
On-campus courses for engaging in-person learning
Internships within top U.S. schools for the Deaf and U.S. summer camps for Deaf students
Interactions with Deaf role models who are leading in education, business, community programs, and government organizations