Birth-Kindergarten Education (B-K)

Program Overview

The Campbell University School of Education offers a B.S. in Birth-Kindergarten (B-K) Education leading to a North Carolina teacher license.

Programs for licensure only in birth-kindergarten education, and pre-school add-on licensure are also available.

This teacher licensure program at Campbell University is designed to prepare candidates to serve young children and families, with and without special needs, in a variety of settings. Students successfully completing the program earn a Bachelor of Science degree in birth-kindergarten education, and an initial or A-level licensure to teach in settings for children with and without special needs.


Teacher candidates are required to complete:

  • 24 semester hours in the professional education core
  • 27 hours in the area of birth-kindergarten education

Additionally, candidates may choose an area of concentration such as special education or elementary education.

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Contact Information

For more information on this program, please contact Dr. Connie Chester at