North Carolina - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Authority

Educator Licensure Authority
Policy Type: 

The North Carolina State Board of Education oversees the entire certification process within the state.


The State Board of Education shall have entire control of licensing all applicants for teaching positions in all public schools of North Carolina; and it shall prescribe the rules and regulations for the renewal and extension of all licenses and shall determine and fix the salary for each grade and type of license which it authorizes.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Board of Education
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