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Licensure Forms for Graduate Students, Non-Degree Grad or Post Bach Students




 


GRADUATE DEGREE STUDENTS

Forms U and V are needed for upgrading to a higher level (graduate degree seeking students)

  • Complete all of Form U, ignoring the Superintendent's signature line. If you are upgrading to a higher level, check "Other" and write "upgrading to" at the appropriate level (M, 6th year, or doctorate level. The fee is required.
  • If you are upgrading and clearing a provisional, check "Clearing a Provisional Area", listing license area. Also check "Other" and write "upgrading to" at the appropriate level (M, 6th year, or doctorate level) and the license area. No fee is required to clear a provisional in the areas of School Counseling, Media Coordinator or School Psychology.
  • On Form V, complete the top section and the block on the left, checking the degree level and listing the license area.

 

Forms A and V are needed for an initial license at graduate level (counselor, media coordinator, school psychology--no previous license).

  • Complete all of Form A. The fee is required.
  • On Form V, complete the top section and the block on the left, checking the degree level and listing the license area.
  • You should include your bachelor degree transcript with your application, if received at an institution other than ECU.

 

As a degree seeking student, you do not need to submit a graduate level transcript. As long as you apply to graduate, transcripts are automatically forwarded to the Office of Teacher Education by the Registrar's Office. The license fee is a total of $55. Submit forms, PRAXIS II score (if applicable), and a $55 check payable to SDPI or the Credit Card Form directly to:

ECU

Office of Teacher Education

Speight 105

Greenville, NC 27858

GRADUATE NON-DEGREE OR POST BACH STUDENTS

Forms U and V are needed if you are adding on to an existing license or clearing a provisional area as a non- degree student or post bach student

  • Complete all of Form U, ignoring the Superintendent's signature line. If you are adding on an area to an existing license, check "Other" and list the area you are adding. The fee is required.
  • If you have a provisional license, check "Clearing a Provisional" listing the license area. No fee is required to clear a provisional, if cleared prior to the expiration date.
  • On Form V, complete the top section and the block on the right, checking the level, listing the license area.

 

You must supply an official transcript to your departmental office, along with Forms V and U, a copy of your PRAXIS II score, if applicable, and a $55 check payable to SDPI or the Credit Card Form, if required. Your departmental advisor will forward your complete packet to the Office of Teacher Education when you have completed all requirements.

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If applicable, ONE $55 fee with both forms. There is no additional fee for a name change when submitting the one $55 fee. Appropriate documentation is needed. See instructions on Form U.

**Individuals seeking a license in an exceptional children's area other than the current license held, the individual must take the appropriate PRAXIS test(s). Individuals seeking an elementary license must take the elementary PRAXIS test if not presently licensed in elementary. If you have questions, please contact your advisor in the program area.**