Below current and prospective students can find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.
I’m interested in coming to UNC Greensboro to major in education. Who should I contact?
Are there tours for students who are interested in becoming education majors?
I was admitted to UNCG, and I’m listed as a pre-major. What does that mean?
General Office Operations
Where is your office located?
What are your office hours?
How can I set up an appointment?
Advising for Undergraduate Academic Programs
What undergraduate degree programs are advised by the Office of Student Services and Advising?
How long does it take to complete these programs?
Who are the academic advisors in the Office of Student Services and Advising?
Do any of the undergraduate degree majors have online classes?
How do I change my major?
I have met my requirements to move from pre-major to major status. How do I access the Teacher Education Application?
Advising for Alternative Licensure Programs
What are Alternative Licensure Programs?
When and how can I apply to these programs?
How long will it take to complete these programs?
When are courses offered, and do you offer online courses?
PRAXIS Core Academic Skills Exam
How much does it cost to take the PRAXIS Core?
How do I sign up for the PRAXIS Core?
When should I take the PRAXIS Core?
How often can I retake the exam?
What resources are available to help me study for the PRAXIS Core?
What exams do I need to take in order to be licensed to teach in North Carolina?
Where can I find resources to help me study for licensure exams?
What steps do I need to take to apply for NC Licensure?
What will happen if I have wait to apply for licensure? For example, what if I waited a year after graduation to apply to be licensed to teach?
Scholarships and other Sources for Funding for Undergraduate Students
When does the SOE General Fund Scholarships Application become available?
When does the scholarship application close?
When do students learn whether they have received an award?
Are there other funding opportunities available for students majoring in Education?
Is there a way to forgive my students loans after I graduate?
Do I need to find my own internship site?
What documentation do I need to participate in internships?
I have a question about an issue that may show up on my background check. Who can I talk to about this issue?
When will I participate in Student Teaching, and do I need to do anything to prepare for it?