The Teacher Education program for the Master of Arts in Teaching degree is designed to meet teacher licensing requirements at the graduate level for the state of Tennessee.
How to Apply
The first step for admission to the program. Apply online to the School of Graduate Studies.
Next, review admission requirements for the Teacher Education program
Finally, get detailed information on required Praxis Exams
Middle Grades 6-8
In Fall 2008, the Middle Grades concentration for initial teaching licensure was added to the Master of Arts in Teaching degree program.
This teaching licensure area has an excellent employment success rate. Since the first cohort graduated in 2010, 100% now hold teaching positions locally and across the nation.
Secondary Grades K-12
Dr. Aimee Lee Govett, MAT Advisor and Graduate Program Coordinator
Office: Warf-Pickel room #418
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