Educator Preparation Programs/Providers
Tennessee educators must complete an educator preparation program. The sortable/searchable table below is a list of all approved preparation programs and endorsement programs in Tennessee.
King University Trevecca Nazarene University Middle Grades General Music Instrumental Psychology History 6-12 Vocal General Music Tennessee State University (TSU) History Lipscomb University Special Education Speech-Language Pathologist Chinese Middle Grades Social Studies Earth Science South College Maryville College Bethel University General Music/Instrumental Early Childhood Library Information Specialist Health and Wellness 9-12 Business 7-12 Library Information Specialist University of Memphis Lee University Teach for America (TFA) - Memphis Johnson University Agricultural /Agriscience Welch College Physics General Music/Vocal Biology Health & Wellness K-12 Middle Grades ELA General Music/Vocal Middle Grades ELA Middle Grades Social Studies Tennessee Wesleyan University (TWU) Visual Arts Food Prod. & Mngt Servs Christian Brothers University Government 6-12 Special Education Preschool/Early Childhood CE Belmont University 6-8 Early Childhood Care & Servs Middle Grades Social Studies Special Education Preschool/Early Childhood Education Physics Physical Education K-12 Special Education Interventionist Earth Science Health& Wellness Special Education Speech Language Teacher Instrumental General Music Health and Wellness Southern Adventist University Spanish Textile Apparel Production & Services Management Dance History 6-12 Latin Lemoyne-Owen College Geography 7-12 Chemistry Special Education Modified K-12 Freed-Hardeman University Business/Business Technology 7-12 Special Education Comprehensive French Family & Consumer Sciences Economics Special Education Vision 5-12 Marketing 7-12 Agriculture Education/Agriscience School Counselor Psychology Middle Grades Business/Business Technology World Languages Special Education Speech Pathologist Chemistry English as a Second Language Cumberland University Gifted Pre Latin History K-12 Instrumental Music General Music/Instrument Chinese Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Special Ed. Preschool/Early Childhood Education Mathematics School Psychologists Gifted School Social Worker Early Childhood Education PreK-3 Early Childhood Education Theatre Bryan College Middle Grades Education 4-8 4-8 Early Childhood Education Special Education Interventionist K-8 French 6-12 Middle Grades Education Special Education Preschool/Early Childhood Special Education Interventionist Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Textile & Apparel Production & Services Management Tennessee Technological University (TTU) Geography Nashville Teacher Residency (NTR) Russian 6-12 Special Education Intervientionist Austin Peay State University (APSU) Agriculture /Agriscience 6-12 Special Education Comprehensive Special Education Modified Theatre K-12 Middle Grades Science Mathematics English as a Second Language PreK-12 Math Carson Newman University English as a Second Language Russian University of Tennessee Martin (UTM) Latin 6-12 Food Production, Management and Services Spanish 6-12 Reading Specialist PreK-12 Middle Grades Science Food Production & Management Services Reading Specialist Visual Arts K-12 Business/Business Technology Biology Middle Grades Math Physics 6-12 Special Education Hearing K-5 Special Education Preschool/ECE Elementary Education K-5 Aquinas College K-8 Union University School Psychologist Instructional Leader PreK-12 Vanderbilt University Government Family and Consumer Sciences University of Tennessee Chattanooga (UTC) Memphis College of Art English 6-12 Early Childhood Care and Services Special Education Vision PreK-12 Visual Arts Special Education Vision Physical Education Early Childhood Care & Services Health & Wellness Chemistry 6-12 Spanish Biology 6-12 English Sociology Elementary Education School Social Worker English as a Second Language Physical Education K-12 Government pre-K-12 and 6-12 7-12 Instructional Leader (graduate level only) Gifted Education Tusculum University Middle Grades English Language Arts Dance Gifted Education East Tennessee State University (ETSU) Textile and Apparel Products & Services Special Ed. Modified Special Education Preschool ECE Economics Other Foreign Language School Counselor Health-Wellness French Milligan College German Middle Grades English Language Arts Spanish Special Education Preschool/Early Childhood University of Tennessee Knoxville (UTK) Agriculture/Agriscience Instructional Leader pre-K-12 & 6-12 Special Education Hearing Marketing Elementary Education Family & Consumer Sciences Fisk University Special Education Speech-Language Teacher PreK-12 (B) Physical Education Speech Communication 7-12 Rhodes College Special Education Modified Mathematics 6-12 Special Education Preschool /ECE Middel Grades English Language Arts Special Ed.Interventionist pre-K-12 Economics 6-12 Sociology German 6-12 Speech Communication Family & Consumer Science pre-K-3 Reading Specialist Library Information Specialist PreK-12 Special Education Speech Pathologist Speech Communication Chinese 6-12 Health & Wellness Martin Methodist College Middle Grades Science English Middle Grades Math Middle Grades Education pre-K-K Agriculture/Agriscience Early Learning and Development