Education & Teacher Licensure

Our nationally accredited Teacher Licensure Program qualifies you to teach professionally in almost every state.

Certified Our four-year licensure program earns you the Collegiate Professional license and is one of the best in Virginia.*
International  Through our comparative education travel courses and international student teaching placements, you may qualify to study abroad.
TESL Our TESL licensure program prepares you to teach students from around the world.  A concentration is also available.
Graduated? If you've already earned your college diploma, our professional licensing program may be for you.
Accredited Our program is nationally accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council and adheres to its quality principles for teacher educators.


* Virginia does not allow an education major. Elementary licensees pick any major but Business Administration. Secondary licensees pursue the major of their target license. Program completion time depends on course load and availability. Your education advisor can help keep you on track.

Longtime Roanoke educator receives Roanoke College's Copenhaver Award

Longtime Roanoke educator receives Roanoke College's Copenhaver Award

Doris Ennis, who has held numerous positions with Roanoke City Schools in the past 50 years, received the Margaret Sue Copenhaver Contribution to Education Award.

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