North Carolina Data Tables

Administrators ECE Program
Directors
School
Principals
Family Child
Care Providers
Total Number 1,130 n/a 1,981Child Care Aware 2017 State Fact Sheet
Annual Salary $49,030 n/a n/a
Leadership Academies  
Number of Leadership Academies 22017 Early Childhood Education Leadership Development Compendium
Higher Education ECE Leadership
Degree Programs
ECE Leadership
Degree Programs
Elementary Principal
Graduate Degree Programs
Elementary Principal
Graduate Degree Programs
Number of
Institutions
Number of
Programs
Number of
Institutions
Number of
Programs
Public3 (Institutions)2 (Programs)----
Private--------
Total3 (Institutions)2 (Programs)23 (Institutions)61 (Programs)
2-year1 (Institution)1 (Program)----
4-year2 (Institutions)1 (Program)23 (Institutions)61 (Programs)
Associate's--1 (Program)----
Bachelors and Post-Bachelor's Certificate------1 (Program)
Masters and Post-Master's Certificate--1 (Program)--38 (Programs)
Doctoral------22 (Programs)
In-Person--------
On-Line--2 (Programs)----
Blended--------

Overall Policy Lever Score

Rubric
Score:
3

Administrator Qualifications in Child Care Licensing0Child Care Rules
Level of general education0
College credit in early childhood education0
College credit in business/administration0
Continuing professional development per year0
Administrator Credential (minimal requirements)1North Carolina Administration Credential
Credential is competency-based0
Level of general education5
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0
Credential renewal is based on continuing ed 0
# of months of experience in ECE (may include practicum experiences)0
# of years of experience in administration0
Principal Licensure6
Level of general education10
Pre-K or elementary license issued10
# of years of teaching experience10
Pre-K content in the licensure requirements0
Pre-K practical (field) experience required0
Administrator Qualifications in QRIS2North Carolina Star Rated License
QRIS is implemented statewide10
Administrator credential is embedded in QRIS (yes or no)0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement0
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0
Administrator Qualifications in State Pre-K Programs6NC Pre-Kindergarten
Principal endorsement is required for school-based programs10
Administrator credential required for center-based programs10
Highest level of administrators general education requirement8
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0