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Associate in Applied Science

Foreign Language Interpreting

Program Overview

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Maple Woods

Program Coordinator:
Chad Montuori, 816.604.3394

Certificate Awarded

Certificate: Foreign Language Interpreting

Related Program:

Foreign Language Program


In Kansas City, there is an urgent need for formal training to improve the number of qualified foreign language interpreters particularly in the judicial and health care settings.

Our program will prepare functionally-bilingual students to work as entry-level interpreters in health care and legal contexts.

To Apply

  1. Submit an admissions application online to MCC.
  2. Official transcripts from high school and any colleges must be provided. (Students with more than 15 college credits do not need to submit high school transcripts.) Send transcript materials to:
    Student Data Center
    The Metropolitan Community Colleges
    3200 Broadway
    Kansas City, MO 64111
  3. Complete an application for our certificate program (PDF). After receiving your application, we will contact you about taking the oral proficiency exam (details below).
    Please send your completed application to:
    MCC - Maple Woods
    Chad Montuori - Math Sciences 101B
    2601 NE Barry Road
    Kansas City, MO 64156
    You can fax your application to 816-437-3145 attn: Chad Montuori
    You can also scan then email the application to
  4. Successfully pass an oral proficiency exam in your second language.

Any other questions?
Contact Chad Montuori - 816.604.3394

Last Modified: 10/24/19