Programs at UNC Charlotte that prepare students for professional licensure are designed to prepare a student to sit for applicable licensure in North Carolina.  In order to comply with U.S. Department of Education regulations regarding distance education and professional licensure UNC Charlotte is required to make the following disclosure with respect to professional licensure outside the state of North Carolina:

UNC Charlotte cannot confirm whether a particular program meets requirements outside of the State of North Carolina.  Please contact the applicable licensure board(s) in any state(s) you may want to pursue licensure prior to beginning the academic program in order to determine whether the program meets licensure requirements for the state(s).  It is the student’s responsibility to confirm program eligibility for licensure in any state or territory outside North Carolina.

The links below make it easier to find contact information for licensure boards in the fifty U.S. states and territories.


National Association of State Boards of Accountancy

Addiction Counseling

Addiction Technology Transfer Center

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

American Nurses Credentialing Center

Athletic Training

National Athletic Trainers’ Association


National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

National Board for Certified Counselors

Coding (non-credit)

American Academy of Professional Coders

Community Public Health - MSN

American Nurses Credentialing Center


Commission on Dietetic Registration


US Department of Education


National Society of Professional Engineers

Exercise Physiology/Kinesiology

American College of Sports Medicine


National Association of State Boards of Geology

Library Science Education

American Association of School Librarians

Marriage & Family Therapy

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Medical Coding (non-credit)

American Health Information Management Association


American Medical Association

Music Therapy

The Certification Board for Music Therapists

Nurse Administrator - MSN

American Nurses Credentialing Center

Nurse Anesthetist

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Nurse Educator - MSN

National League for Nursing

Nurse Practitioner

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners


National Council of State Boards of Nursing

Occupational Therapy

National Council for Certification in Occupational Therapy


American Bar Association

Physical Therapy

American Physical Therapy Association

Professional Counselors

Board of Licensed Professional Counselors


The Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards

Public Health

National Commission for Health Education Credentialing 

School Counseling

American Counseling Association

Social Work

Association of Social Work Boards

Speech Language Pathology

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association