Teacher Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education  

The Department of Elementary Education at UNC Pembroke offers a B.S. in Elementary Education with teacher licensure. The program:

  • allows candidates to develop the content knowledge necessary to become a successful teacher in the Kindergarten-Grade 6 learning environment
  • provides candidates opportunities for hands-on classroom experiences
  • prepares educators that will engage and motivate their students in active learning and inspires them to become lifelong learners
  • develops professional educators who are committed, collaborative, and competent in their chosen profession

The UNCP Teacher Education Program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Undergraduate Elementary Education program is approved by the NC State Board of Education. Individuals who complete the Undergraduate Elementary Education program are eligible for a Standard Professional I license to teach in the state of North Carolina.