The state of North Carolina requires teacher candidates to obtain a Standard Professional License (SP1). To be issued a SP1 Professional Educator's License, an individual must have:
  • Completed a state approved teacher education program from a regionally accredited college or university or;

  • Completed another state's approved alternative route to licensure, met the federal requirements to be designated as "Highly Qualified," and earned a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college.

For additional information, contact Ms. Rosalie Roberts at (336) 334-7757 or

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