Licensure Information & Updates



Licensure Officers: Access to The Online System for an Institution of Higher Education

NC DPI system accounting handles registration for all NC DPI systems. Request access through this link:
https://licsalweb.dpi.state.nc.us/

Licensure Main Phone Numbers:


Two phone numbers are available for inquiries Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm Eastern Standard Time:
800.577.7994 within North Carolina and
919.807.3310 outside of North Carolina.

Licensure Webpage:
Licensure Webpage


Email Licensure:
asklicensure@dpi.nc.gov.
Please note when emailing Licensure to include your full name in the email, the last 4 numbers of your SSN and your license or application number. Failure to provide this information may create delays in our ability to respond.

Click the links below to access updated information on licensure and program admission requirements.


Praxis Core requirements for program admission

Praxis II licensure requirements

Foundations of Reading & General Curriculum requirements for Elementary and Special Education candidates


Questions related to Licensure should be directed to Steleana Rountree, steleana.rountree@dpi.nc.gov or 919.807.3378.


February 2014 IHE Licensure Update Webinar

The NCDPI provided a Licensure Update webinar for IHE faculty and staff on February 24, 2014. The Director of Educator Preparation and Steleana Rountree, Licensure Communications Consultant, were the presenters. The webinar was recorded and is posted below. The PowerPoint used during the webinar is also posted below.

Archived Webinar: February 24th, 2014 Licensure Updates for IHEs #2

Click here to view the archived webinar.
Depending on your browser, please allow a few minutes for these files to download. Save the file to your computer to view the .wmv file.

Powerpoint presentation:




During the webinar, it became apparent that there is some confusion around when to use Form A versus Form U when processing candidate licensure applications. See the attached document with guidelines on when to use each form. Contact Steleana Rountree (steleana.rountree@dpi.nc.gov) if you have questions about this document.




Licensure Update Webinar for IHEs

The NCDPI provided a Licensure Update webinar for IHE faculty and staff on October 8, 2013. Dr. Rachel McBroom, Director of Educator Preparation, and Steleana Rountree, Licensure Communications Consultant, were the presenters. The webinar was recorded and is posted below. The webinar presentation is also provided below.

Archived Webinar: October 8th, 2013 Licensure Updates for IHEs


Depending on your browser, please allow a few minutes for these files to upload.

(Note: You may be prompted to "Open" in Windows Media File (Default) if you are using Mozilla Firefox or "Save". Choose the "Open" to play the webinar.)

To view Part 1 of the Go-To-Webinar click here.


To view Part 2 of the Go-To-Webinar click here.


Licensure Updates for IHEs: PowerPoint Presentation PDF file







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