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Teacher Licensure

In Brevard’s Teacher Licensure Program, you get to start learning, and teaching, and applying your knowledge from your first day on the path to mentoring our next generation.

Gain direct experience through both purposeful fieldwork and experiential teaching. At Brevard, you don’t just study elementary science—you learn it by tracking Monarch butterflies. You don’t just memorize reading comprehension theory—you get to apply it by working as a literacy tutor to struggling readers.

Brevard also offers a major in Childhood Education with two concentration areas: Elementary Education and (K-6) and Early Childhood Education (B-K).

What you'll experience in the Teacher Licensure program

  • Service Learning places you in diverse settings such as Schenk Job Corps, Rise and Shine Freedom School, Boys and Girls Club, and El Centro.
  • Field work gives you a glimpse of innovative school sites such as Expeditionary Learning School and Early College
  • LEARN CHICAGO program offers immersion in English Language Learning and urban education.
  • I-Pad Initiative prepares digitally savvy 21st century teachers.
  • Discover student teaching opportunities in the surrounding county school systems early in your education.


Teacher Licensure areas include Agriculture Education, Elementary Education K-6, English 9-12, Mathematics 9-12, Science 9-12, Social Studies 9-12, Art K-12, Music K-12, Health and Physical Education K-12, and Theatre K-12. Minors in EducationExperiential Education, and Early Childhood Education are also available.

Career Opportunities

  • Elementary Teacher
  • English Teacher
  • Math Teacher
  • Social Studies Teacher
  • Art Teacher
  • Music Teacher
  • Health and PE Teacher
  • Theatre Teacher
  • Agricultural Education Teacher

Additional Resources for Future Teachers

Our friends at TeachNC have free tools and resources to make applying to to our Teacher Licensure programs easier (and more economical!). Create an account today and immediately access:

  • An interactive application checklist to keep you on track.
  • $100 fee reimbursement towards application and testing expenses.
  • 1-on-1 expert advice for any question along the way.
  • How-to guides for eligibility, applications, testing and finances.
  • A chance to win a $1,000 scholarship toward tuition.

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Related Programs

  • Education

  • Elementary Education

  • Early Childhood Education

  • Experiential Education

  • Integrated Studies