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Gallaudet University


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Gallaudet University
800 Florida Ave, NE, Washington, DC 20002-3695
General Information202-651-5000
TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedOne but less than two years certificate, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Doctor's degree - research/scholarship, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree - other
Campus SettingCity, Large
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 1,513 (1,100 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio5 to 1

Mission Statement

Gallaudet University- federally chartered in 1864- is a bilingual- diverse- multicultural institution of higher education that ensures the intellectual and professional advancement of deaf and hard of hearing individuals through American Sign Language and English. Gallaudet prepares its graduates for career opportunities in a highly competitive- technological- and rapidly changing world.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
Study abroad
Teacher certification
Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Remedial service
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 2011
Instructional 2011
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0