• Alternative Licensure Options and Information 


    Teaching candidates who have a bachelor’s degree in a subject other than education and have not completed a teacher preparation program may pursue North Carolina alternative teacher certification. Alternative certification programs are designed for career switchers who are otherwise qualified to teach. Continue reading to learn how to become a teacher in North Carolina through alternative routes. 


    Check out the following testing prep areas:

    Pearson Test Prep - On line Modules for Current Teachers

    NC Education Modfules are self-paced modules to complete.  It's intended to help out of state teachers and others prepare for th epearson test.  Both the Math and Reading test preps are avaialble.  

    Pearson Test Prep for Potential Teachers

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    Regional Assistance Licensing Center (RALC)


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