Teacher Education Programs

Teacher Recruitment

Be the difference. Teach.

If you think you've got what it takes to be a teacher, consider becoming part of the solution to the teacher shortage. Remember that by becoming a teacher you will become part of a noble calling and a noble profession. Rick DuFour said that"...as a teacher, you can affect eternity because it is impossible to tell where your influence stops..."

Why Teach? Why Not?

Answers are as easy as A, B, C:

A bly influence dozens of students every day

B e the difference to students, as you make a difference to them

C hallenge young minds as you fulfill your sense of commitment to community and nation


Please watch this video and listen to some of the exciting things going on in the School of Education!

Why Study Education at UNC Pembroke?

Here at UNCP, we take education seriously. Did you know that since 1928, UNC Pembroke has been a leader in developing and nurturing educators?  Passion for education is what we’re all about, and a degree in education can take you in directions beyond teaching.  Many UNC Pembroke graduates become professional educators, progressing to careers as principals, school superintendents and other education administrators.

Financial Aid Opportunities 

Available through scholarships, grants, loans, and work study.  These include:

  1. Millennium Teacher Scholarship-Loan Program, (MTSL)
  2. Future Teachers of NC Scholarship-Loan
  3. Federal TEACH Grant Program (for specific majors).