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Birth through Kindergarten

Fayetteville State University

48 months
14590 USD/year
14590 USD/year
2982 USD/year
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The Birth through Kindergarten program at the Fayetteville State University is designed to prepare professionals for the early care and education system. The successful completer of this program will earn the North Carolina B-K Teaching License and be prepared to teach children from 0-6 years old enrolled in public or private preschools and kindergartens.


The successful program completer may also find job opportunities in mental health agencies, developmental programs, family resource programs, and childcare resources and resources programs, and childcare resources and referral agencies.

Why Choose to teach Birth through Kindergarten? Birth to Kindergarten teaching gives you an opportunity to teach young children, work with diverse families, and engage in hands-on-experiences. You will be able to access most of the coursework online and will be qualified for a North Carolina Teaching License.

What Will You Learn?

You will graduate from the Birth through Kindergarten program at the Fayetteville State University with the ability to be a knowledgeable, caring, and reflective practitioner; you will also demonstrate an understanding of:

  • child development and learning
  • family and community relationships
  • research- based developmentally appropriate instructional strategies
  • observing, documenting, and assessing the learning of young children
  • developing meaningful curriculum
  • leading in the classroom and in the schools
  • appropriate accommodations and strategies for diverse learners
  • instructional strategies that are responsive to all learner needs
  • ethical and professional behavior
  • integrating technology to enhance instruction

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Teaching the Young Child with Special Needs
  • Infant and Toddler Curriculum Development and Field Study
  • Family Culture and School
  • First Aid and Safety Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements


  • Undergraduate Application for Admission through CFNC.
  • $50 non-refundable application fee.
  • Official high school transcript.
  • Official SAT/ACT scores - Waived for 2021.*
  • 250 word personal statement that tells us who you are and why you want to attend FSU. (Required for some majors)


  • A completed application for admission and non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • A course-by-course evaluation of all secondary and post-secondary transcripts.*
  • Proof of Language Proficiency established by presenting one of the below scores (scores should not be more than 2 years old)
  • A Certificate of Finances form.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14590 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14590 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    14590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14590 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    2982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2982 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fayetteville

930 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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