16 NCAC 06C .0102         NATURE OF LICENSURE

(a)  The SBE shall exercise its licensing authority through the department in two general areas:

(1)           The SBE shall consider for approval the teacher education programs of IHEs that belong to the SACS and that meet the requirements of Rule .0202 of this Subchapter.  The SBE shall award or deny approval to teacher education programs by the process described in 16 NCAC 6C .0202.

(2)           The SBE shall award licenses to individuals who desire to obtain employment as a professional public school employees and who meet the requirements of Section .0300 of this Subchapter.  The SBE shall act on personnel license requests according to the process contained in 16 NCAC 6C .0301.

(b)  The SBE shall base its approval on the requirements that are in effect at the time the IHE or the individual applies for approval.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 115C‑284(c); 115C‑296; 115C‑315(d);

                                Eff. July 1, 1986;

                                Amended Eff. August 1, 2000.