2015-07-06 13:00:00 to 2015-08-07 22:00:00

Individuals interested in pursuing a Mississippi teacher's license through the alternate route can take the two necessary courses during the five-week second summer term in July and August at William Carey University.

The courses, including classroom management and tests, measurements and evaluations, will meet beginning the week of July 6 and will end the week of August 7. In order to become licensed, teacher candidates must successfully complete both courses and have passing scores on both the Praxis Core and Praxis II examinations.

After completion of all requirements, candidates are eligible to receive a three-year interim teacher's license and can be employed by a school district. During this time, candidates are also enrolled in an internship course in which they are monitored in their classrooms and attend planned Saturday learning sessions. After completion of the one-year internship course, candidates are eligible to receive a five-year license.

For more information on the alternate route, contact the School of Education at (601) 318-6600 or email Dr. Ben Burnett, dean, at Students may apply online and view course schedules at


2015-07-06 13:00:00 to 2015-08-07 22:00:00

Students interested in taking courses in a five-week format during July and early August may still register for the second summer term at both campuses of William Carey University.

The second summer term will begin on July 6 and run through August 7. Undergraduate courses in history, English, Spanish, business, education, health, music, biology, chemistry and psychology are available at the Hattiesburg campus while undergraduate courses in art and English are offered on the Tradition campus in Biloxi.

Graduate courses in history, education, biology and psychology are also available at the Hattiesburg campus with graduate courses in art and English available at the Tradition campus.

Schedules can be found online at For more information, contact the Hattiesburg campus admissions office at (601) 318-6103 or the Tradition campus admissions office at (228) 702-1775.

2015-07-08 00:30:00 to 2015-07-19 00:30:00

Carey Dinner Theatre will present "Beehive", the second show of the 2015 season, July 7 - 18 at the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University.  "Beehive" is a musical tribute to the popular female singers of the 1960s.  Written by Larry Gallagher, "Beehive" takes the audience on a chronological journey through the decade, from it's beehive hairdos to its hippie fashions and beyond. Along the way the audience is treated to 40 of the decade's most memorable songs including "My Boyfriend's Back," "Will You still Love Me Tomorrow," "Natural Woman," "Proud Mary," "Me and Bobby Magee," Where the Boys Are" and "Make Your Own Kind of Music."   The admission price of $30 includes a buffet meal, program book, the show and sales tax.  The box office will open June 1 and will be open from 10 - 6:00 pm Monday through Saturday.  Individuals interested in becoming dinner theatre contributors receive special privileges, including invitations to the annual pre-season open house and early box office access. Call 601-318-6221 to make reservations, be added to the mailing list or to receive contributor information.