Alternative Routes to Certification
North Carolina licensure is required to teach in Catawba County Schools; however, there are many ways to achieve teacher certification. With a bachelor's degree in any area, you can pursue your dream of teaching. Find out which route is right for you below and apply now to join Catawba County Schools.
- I have a bachelor's degree, but it is not in the area I want to teach.
- I have a bachelor’s degree in the content area I would like to teach.
- I have a bachelor’s degree in the content area and have completed the required testing.
- I have worked in a trade industry and would like to teach that trade.
- I need to transfer my out-of-state teacher certification to North Carolina.
- I would like to be a traditionally trained teacher.