Upon successfully completing the programs of study, undergraduates in the elementary teachers education program will be eligible to receive a Bachelor of Science degree. MACU does not confer a teaching license. See below for the licensure process.
Elementary Education Licensure Only
All education courses, field experiences and a passing score on the Praxis II are required in order to apply for a teaching license.
During the student teaching term the teacher candidate needs to complete and gather the following:
MACU is responsible for completing some of the application documents for the NC State Department of Public Instruction. Those seeking out-of-state licensure must complete the appropriate forms and request a transcript. Any other documents needed from the university must be requested as well. The director of teacher education will help with this process if needed.
- An Application for licensure.
- A trancript from the registrar's office in a sealed envelope with the registrar's signature written across the flap of the envelope.
- Required forms completed and signed by the appropriate people.
- Payment for the application fee by money order, check, or certified check.