Bradley M. Smith

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Brad joined the TEAL office as an Academic Advisor in 2013. Before coming to UNCC, he taught history, civics, and psychology in Cabarrus County high schools. Brad holds a B.A. in History and M.A. in Teaching from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

In his current role as Director, Brad coordinates pre-education advising and licensure efforts for the Cato College of Education. He can provide information for students on the teaching profession, education programs at UNCC, routes to teacher licensure, financial assistance for teacher candidates, and campus resources. Brad also serves as the college‚Äôs Licensure Officer and is the primary contact for questions regarding professional educator licensure at UNCC.  

Brad is interested in teacher education, college student success, and early college enrollment. He enjoys the outdoors, cooking, and spending time with his family.