Licensure and CEU Resources

 

Professional educators are able to apply for and update their North Carolina licenses online. Instructions and more information are available within the online licensure system.  Detailed information can be found on the NCDPI Lincensure pages.  For local assistance, contact Ashley Starnes, Licensure Specialist.  

 

Renewing a License

 

Access the online licensure system to request renewal of your Professional Educator's License. Instructions and more information are available within the online licensure system. Current requirements for renewal credits are:

 

Eight total units of renewal credit is required to renew a license.

 

The general credit breakdown is subject to change based on N.C State Board of Education policy.  One unit of renewal credit (1 CEU) is equivalent to 10 contact hours.  One semester hour is equivalent to 1.5 CEUs.

 

State Licensure Policy is located on the State Board of Education's webpage.