Academically/Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Add-On Licensure Program for Teachers

For teachers looking to obtain their AIG (K-12) add-on licensure to their North Carolina teaching license, Elon offers a 12-credit hour program. The program will be offered on Elon's campus beginning July. The total cost of the add-on licensure is $3,024.


To apply for admission, a Special Student application needs to be completed and transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be sent to the Office of Graduate Admissions. 

Download special student application.

There is also the option to transition seamlessly into the M.Ed. program when your add-on is complete. An official M.Ed. application and three letters of recommendation need to be submitted to enroll in the cohort. Upon completion of two successful semesters, the GRE/MAT will be waived.

Course of Study


Foundations of Gifted Education,  July 7-25, 2014 (online)


Curriculum & Instructional Design in Gifted Education (online)


Social/Emotional Needs of Gifted Students (online)


Consultation & Collaboration Skills w/Internship Gifted Education section