Supporting Continuous Innovation
For students looking for an edge to their teaching degree, the TELS department offers just that, with unique undergraduate teacher education programs. We attract high-quality candidates looking for state-of-the-art options in K–12 teaching, literacy programs and STEM-related elementary education.
With a robust infrastructure and supportive faculty, our innovative programs turn out highly effective graduates who are committed to equity within the classroom and beyond. Undergraduate students gain deep content knowledge through a hands-on education and extensive teaching experience that gives them the skills needed to succeed.
Through research and work in the community, our students get real-world practice and have access to North Carolina’s largest school system to make a genuine difference in the state of North Carolina. Our graduates believe in excellence in education and enter the workforce in high demand with an impressive 92% employment rate as teachers immediately upon graduation. For those wishing to continue their education, we also offer advanced master’s and doctoral degrees.APPLY NOW