LaGuardia Community College
Program for Deaf Adults

Also Known As:PDA
Sponsor/Parent Agency:City University of New York (CUNY)
Address:31-10 Thomson Ave. Room C-203 Long Island City NY 11101
Telephone(s):718-482-5324 Videophone: 917-832-1138
World Wide Web: http://www.lagcc.cuny.edu/pda


A multi-cultural educational program offering American Sign Language instruction; ESL; adult basic education; pre-vocational skills; academic studies; pre-GED preparation; Regents competency test preparation; academic preparation for deaf immigrants; college preparation; typing and TTY skills; WordPerfect and Lotus; driver's education; special needs tutoring; career development seminars; MELD (support group for deaf mothers and fathers); and interpreter continuing education.


Mon-Thurs 9-5; Fri by appointment.

Eligibility Requirements:

Persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Admission Requirements/Documents:

Call or visit office to discuss goals; register for courses at designated times.

Fees/Methods of Payment:Private pay, individuals receiving public assistance or SSI may be eligible for 50% tuition waiver.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair access; sign-language interpreted.

Services Offered:Adult Basic EducationCollege CreditsComputer ClassesContinuing Education
Languages Offered:American Sign Language
Target Groups(By Need):Deaf