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Instruct. Inspire. Educate aspiring business owners, managers, accountants, advertising and sales people, and entrepreneurs. Build your career as a business education teacher working in either a middle school or high school.

The Initial Licensure Program (ILP) in Business and Marketing Education is designed specifically for teachers working as lateral entry and residency entry teachers in North Carolina.

Common employers include but are not limited to:

  • Teach for America
  • North Carolina Public Schools
  • Charter Schools

North Carolina is usually one of the top ten states hiring K-12 teaching jobs. Job demand for teachers is healthy across the nation.

The North Carolina teaching license is recognized by over 40 states, the Department of Defense Education Activity school system, and the U.S. Territories. Business and Marketing Education licensure equips you to teach business and marketing in middle schools, high schools, and in some cases, community colleges.

Job Titles

Graduates of this program typically seek teacher licensure and find employment working teaching jobs with the following titles:

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