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CEU Totals

Click here to check your CEUs. (This link will only work on a computer connected to the MCS network.)

CEUs for License Renewal (Spring 2018)

All licensed personnel must have 8 CEUs to renew their Professional Educator's License.

  • Three (3) in Academic Subject Area ("content") aligned to NC Professional Teaching Standards 3 and 4
  • Three (3) in Literacy (K-8 teachers only; does not include Licensed Support Staff (School Counselors, School Social Workers, Media Coordinators assigned to elementary schools.)
    • North Carolina General Statute § 115C-296(b)(1)b2: "Literacy renewal credits shall include evidence-based assessment, diagnosis, and intervention strategies for students not demonstrating reading proficiency. Oral language, phonemic and phonological awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension shall be addresses in literacy-related activities leading to license renewal for elementary school teachers."
  • One (1) in Technology--using technology as a instructional or diagnostic tool.
CEUs for License Renewal (Spring 2019 and After)

All licensed personnel must have 8 CEUs to renew their Professional Educator's License.

  • Three (3) in Academic Subject Area ("content") aligned to NC Professional Teaching Standards 3 and 4
  • Three (3) in Literacy (K-8 teachers only; does not include Licensed Support Staff (School Counselors, School Social Workers, Media Coordinators, etc.) assigned to elementary schools.)
    • North Carolina General Statute § 115C-296(b)(1)b2: "Literacy renewal credits shall include evidence-based assessment, diagnosis, and intervention strategies for students not demonstrating reading proficiency. Oral language, phonemic and phonological awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension shall be addresses in literacy-related activities leading to license renewal for elementary school teachers."
  • Two (2) aligned with the new Digital Learning Competencies (See the attached document for more information about these competencies.)
Have you recently moved or changed your phone number?

If so, click here to download an Address Change Form. Send signed/completed form to the Personnel Office.

Has your name changed?

If so, contact the Personnel Office to schedule an appointment. You will need your new social security card before the name change can be made. (The name on your license should match the name on your Social Security Card.)

Are you interested in adding a new teaching area to your license?

If you have a clear license in any area, you may add any other area to your license simply by:

  1. Passing the Praxis II or Pearson test(s) for the area, or
  2. Completing 24 semester hours with grade C or better in the content area.

Contact your HR Specialist for more information regarding coursework requirements and testing before proceeding.