BS Teacher Education

The University of Mount Olive offers two options for students interested in earning teaching licensure.

Residency License: The Teacher Education Residency License program, delivered 100% online for adult students, is designed for candidates who have already earned an undergraduate degree and have been hired by a school system in North Carolina to fill a teaching position and need licensure for employment.

Licensure Only: The Teacher Education Licensure program, delivered 100% online for adult students, is designed for candidates who have already earned an undergraduate degree and now wish to obtain a license to teach in North Carolina.

Key Program Features

Preparing future teachers through quality instruction and hands-on experience in the classroom

Preparing our students to face the challenges of 21st-century education by providing a comprehensive and hands-on experiential approach to teacher preparation

Equipping teacher education graduates with the knowledge and skill sets to design rich learning environments that provide opportunities for students to succeed

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Teacher Education – Licensure

Professional Studies (25SH)

  • EDU 485 Facilitation of Learning
  • EDU 486 Leadership Development
  • EDU 487 Societal Context of Schooling
  • EDU 480 Classroom Mgt. & Organization
  • EDU 499 Seminar and Internship
  • Completion of semester-long student teaching internship
  • Completion of any additional content-area coursework as prescribed by the Department of Education
  • PRAXIS TWO if required for content area

Teacher Education – Residency

Professional Studies (16SH)

  • EDU 484 Orientation to Teaching
  • EDU 485 Facilitation of Learning
  • EDU 486 Leadership Development
  • EDU 487 Societal Context of Schooling
  • EDU 480 Classroom Mgt. & Organization
  • Completion of semester-long student teaching internship
  • Completion of any additional content-area coursework as prescribed by the Department of Education
  • PRAXIS TWO if required for content area
  • Pre-K Teacher
  • Public School Teacher (Elementary and High School)