Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Program

The Watson College of Education (WCE) Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Program prepares teachers and educational leaders to design and deliver effective programs and services for gifted and talented students. Program graduates will be able to competently design curriculum and programs, advocate for gifted students, and deliver instruction that meets the broad spectrum of exceptional needs of gifted and talented students.

To be eligible to participate in AIG Courses, you need to apply to the UNCW Graduate School. For application deadlines and requirements visit:

AIG Courses are offered as:

  • An Education Add-on-Licensure Program as the Academically or Intellectually Gifted Add-on Licensure


View our mini-session with Dr. Brian Housand to learn more about our AIG program >