Approved Programs

To supplement the Approved License Areas document, please reference the Glossary of License Class Levels & Degrees authored by the NCDPI Licensing Section in collaboration with the NCDPI Educator Preparation Unit

EPP Classification (expanded classification title) Abbreviated Classification Title
NC Institution of Higher Education (IHE) - Public NC Public IHE
NC Institution of Higher Education (IHE) - Private NC Private IHE
Institution of Higher Education (IHE) - Online and Not Based in NC Not NC, Online IHE
NC Alternative Pathway (alternative model EPPs, residency only) NC Alternative
Alternative Pathway (alternative model EPPs, residency only) - Online and Not Based in NC Not NC, Alternative

 

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EPP Name

EPP Licensing Areas Offered

EPP Primary Contact

EPP General Information Phone Number

EPP Licensure Officer Contact

EPP Residency Program Contact

EPP Classification

Next State Authorization Renewal

Appalachian State University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Terry McClannon

828.262.6107

Dr. Terry McClannon

Dr. Terry McClannon

NC Public IHE

12/31/2025

Aspire Teacher Prep

Approved License Areas

Dr. Frederica Nash

919.423.0611

Dr. Frederica Nash

Dr. Frederica Nash

NC Alternative

9/30/2025

Barton College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Jackie Ennis

252.399.6434

Dr. Jackie Ennis

Dr. Jackie Ennis

NC Private IHE

9/30/2025

Belmont Abbey College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Sara Davis Powell

704.461.5059

Benette Sutton

Dr. Sara Davis Powell

NC Private IHE

3/31/2025

Bennett College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Carol Annette Wilson

336.517.2302

Dr. Carol Annette Wilson

NC Private IHE

6/30/2023

Brevard College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Betsy Burrows

828.641.0123

Dr. Betsy Burrows

Dr. Betsy Burrows

NC Private IHE

6/30/2025

Campbell University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Chris Godwin

910.814.4331

Charity Tart

Dr. Chris Godwin

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

Catawba College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Kim Creamer

704.637.4461

Dr. Kim Creamer

Dr. Larry Cartner

NC Private IHE

12/31/2025

Central Carolina Teaching Initiative

Approved License Areas

Lisa Sonricker

919.882.5951

Lisa Sonricker

Lisa Sonricker

NC Alternative

12/31/2024

Chowan University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Ella Benson

252.398.6500

Dr. Ella Benson

Dr. Ella Benson

NC Private IHE

12/31/2025

CMS Teaching Residency

Approved License Areas

Shannon Stehmeier

980.344.7523

Shannon Stehmeier

Elisabeth Wilson

NC Alternative

12/31/2024

Duke University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Susan Wynn

919.660.3075

Dr. Kristen R. Stephens

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

East Carolina University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Vivian Martin Covington

252.328.2156

Dr. Vivian Martin Covington

Dr. Nicole Smith

NC Public IHE

3/31/2025

Elizabeth City State University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Cheryl Luton

252.335.3295

Dr. Cheryl Luton

Dr. Cheryl Luton

NC Public IHE

3/31/2025

Elon University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Ann Bullock

336.278.5900

Dr. Ann Bullock

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

Fayetteville State University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Marion Gillis-Olion

910.672.1265

Dr. Jenny Washington

Christy Thomas-James

NC Public IHE

3/31/2023

Gardner-Webb University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Mitch Porter

704.406.2365

Dr. Mitch Porter

Wendy Turbyfill

NC Private IHE

3/31/2025

Greensboro College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Rebecca Blomgren

336.272.7102

Dr. Rebecca Blomgren

Pamela Bennett

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

Guilford College

Approved License Areas

Deedee Pearman

336.316.2270

Deedee Pearman

Dr. Julie Burke

NC Private IHE

9/30/2025

Guilford County Schools ACS

Approved License Areas

Dr. Flora Luk

336.378.8823

Terrik Higgins

Terrik Higgins

NC Alternative

12/31/2024

High Point University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Amy Holcombe

336.841.9000

Dr. Sarah Vess

Dr. Sarah Vess

NC Private IHE

3/31/2024

Lees-McRae College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Pam Vesely

828.898.8734

Dr. Pam Vesely

Dr. Pam Vesely

NC Private IHE

9/30/2023

Lenoir-Rhyne University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Hank Weddington

828.328.7565

Dr. Hank Weddington

Dr.Amy Rottmann

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

Livingstone College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Mary Steltz

704.216.6899

Dr. Mary Steltz

Dr. Mary Steltz

NC Private IHE

9/30/2024

Mars Hill University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Susan Stigall

828.689.1177

Dr. Chris Cain

Dr. Chris Cain

NC Private IHE

9/30/2025

Meredith College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Jennifer Olson

919.760.8315

Dr. Jennifer Olson

Dr. Jennifer Olson

NC Private IHE

9/30/2024

Methodist University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Jennifer Broome

910.630.7060

Dr. Patricia Fecher

Dr. Patricia Fecher

NC Private IHE

12/31/2025

Mid-Atlantic Christian University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Beth Strecker

252.455.3569

Dr. Beth Strecker

NC Private IHE

3/31/2024

Montreat College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Linda Neuzil

828.669.8012

Dr. Linda Neuzil

Dr. Linda Neuzil

NC Private IHE

12/31/2025

North Carolina A&T University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Alisa Taliaferro

336.334.7757

Dr. Alisa Taliaferro

Dr. Cailisha Petty

NC Public IHE

6/30/2023

North Carolina Central University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Maureen Short

919.530.6466

April Henderson

Dr. Audrey Beard

NC Public IHE

12/31/2025

North Carolina State University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Erin Thomas Horne

919.515.5514

Dr. Erin Thomas Horne

Dr. Alison Winzel

NC Public IHE

12/31/2025

North Carolina Wesleyan College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Danielle Madrazo

252.985.5165

Dr. Danielle Madrazo

Stephanie Hilton

NC Private IHE

9/30/2025

Pathway to Practice NC

Approved License Areas

Dr. Alison Winzel

919.513.2802

Dr. Alison Winzel

Dr. Alison Winzel

NC Alternative

12/31/2025

Pfeiffer University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Christopher Boe

704.463.3151

Dr. Christopher Boe

Dr. Chris Murray

NC Private IHE

9/30/2024

Queens University of Charlotte

Approved License Areas

Dr. Amy Thornburg

704.337.2565

Dr. Amy Thornburg

Somer Saunders

NC Private IHE

12/31/2024

Saint Augustine's University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Wanda Coneal

919.516.4116

E. Nicole Lee

NC Private IHE

6/30/2023

Salem College

Approved License Areas

Dr. Sheryl Long

336.721.2658

Dr. Sheryl Long

Dr. Sheryl Long

NC Private IHE

6/30/2023

Shaw University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Lucy Wilson

919.719.1995

Dr. Paula Moten-Tolson

Dr. Paula Moten-Tolson

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

St. Andrew's University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Teresa M. Reynolds

910.277.5298

Dr. Rona Leach-McLeod

Dr. Teresa M. Reynolds

NC Private IHE

6/30/2023

Teachers of Tomorrow

Approved License Areas

Patrick Donlon

919.750.8474

Connor Haley

Connor Haley

Not NC, Alternative

6/30/2023

University of Mount Olive

Approved License Areas

Dr. Amanda Bullard-Maxwell

919.658.2502

Dr. Ruby A. Bell

Dr. Amanda Bullard-Maxwell

NC Private IHE

3/31/2025

UNC-Asheville

Approved License Areas

Dr. Kim Brown

828.258.7730

Dr. Kim Brown

NC Public IHE

3/31/2023

UNC-Chapel Hill

Approved License Areas

Dr. Diana Lys

919.966.1346

Dr. Diana Lys

NC Public IHE

3/31/2023

UNC-Charlotte

Approved License Areas

Dr. Teresa Petty

704.687.0995

Dr. Brad Smith

Dr. Brad Smith

NC Public IHE

6/30/2023

UNC-Greensboro

Approved License Areas

Dr. Christina O'Connor

336.334.3410

Dr. Jacqueline Dozier

Amanda Shirk

NC Public IHE

3/31/2025

UNC-Pembroke

Approved License Areas

Dr. Lisa Mitchell

910.521.6539

Mary Klinikowski

Dr. Lisa Mitchell

NC Public IHE

6/30/2023

UNC-Wilmington

Approved License Areas

Dr. Angela Housand

910.962.3350

Logan McKnight

Nicole Geczi

NC Public IHE

3/31/2024

Wake Forest University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Alan Brown

336.758.5341

Dr. Neelam Awan

NC Private IHE

3/31/2024

Western Carolina University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Patricia Bricker

828.227.7027

Rachel Wike

Rachel Wike

NC Public IHE

12/31/2025

Western Governors University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Verna Lowe

866.225.5948

Katie Richardson

Alison Mayou

Not NC, Online IHE

9/30/2025

William Peace University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Jennifer Russell

919.508.2291

Dr. Jennifer Russell

Dr. Jennifer Russell

NC Private IHE

3/31/2023

Wingate University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Charlesa Hann

704.233.6035

Karen Morgal

Dr. Janet Jenkins

NC Private IHE

3/31/2024

Winston-Salem State University

Approved License Areas

Dr. Darryl Scriven

336.750.2387

Jamilla Shepperson

Jamilla Shepperson

NC Public IHE

12/31/2025