Partnership Teach Education Degrees

The East Carolina University College of Education partners with NC community colleges and local school districts to offer online degree completion in elementary education, special education, and middle grades education through Partnership Teach, To begin, students enroll in the college transfer program at Johnston Community College to complete specific coursework from a Partnership Teach prerequisite checklist.  Students then apply to Partnership Teach and enroll at East Carolina University to complete bachelor's degrees through online instruction.  New cohorts are scheduled to begin annually at ECU with applications for transfer students due in January and February each year.

Degree Programs available include:

  • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (K-6) with K-12 reading licensure
  • Bachelor of Science in Middle Grades Education (6-9) Concentrations:  Social Studies and Language Arts
  • Bachelor of Science in Special Education (K-12)

For more information, visit East Carolina University.

SECU advisors at JCC are:

Kathy Bradley – Coordinator of the Partnership Teach North Central Region

Kathy Bradley

Kathy Bradley is a lifelong Pirate educator and is excited about helping Johnston Community College students find their path to their own classrooms.  Mrs. Bradley earned her Bachelor of Science in Science Education and Master of School Administration from East Carolina University.  As a middle school principal she realized that teachers who graduate from ECU are well prepared for today's classrooms.  Now she works with the ECU College of Education to help those students who prefer or need to learn online become teachers.