Secondary Education 7-12

The Secondary Education track is designed for students with a Bachelor's degree who wish to be certified to teach a specific content area in grades 7-12 or K-12.  Course work in this program is specifically directed at teaching subjects in secondary education and culminates with a year long Residency and a comprehensive oral examination.

  2012-2014 MAT Cohort

Secondary Licensure Program of Study Course Sequence 7-12

To Be Certified In Prior to Admission in TEML You Need To Take CDT Code PDT Code Qualifying Score
Biol 7 - 12 Biology: Content Knowledge 5235 0235 148
Chem 7 - 12 Chemistry: Content Knowledge 5245 0245 152
Econ 7 - 12 Economics 5911 0911 150
English 7 - 12 English language Arts 5038 n/a 167*
French 7 - 12 French: World Language 5174 n/a 156
Geog 7 - 12 Geography 5921 0921 149
German 7 - 12 German: World Language 5183 n/a 157
Govrn 7 - 12 Government/Political Science 5931 0931 149
History 7 - 12 World and U.S. History 5941 0941 136
Math 7 - 12 Mathematics: Content Knowledge 5161 n/a 160*
Physics 7 - 12 Physics: Content Knowledge 5265 0265 144
Psych 7 - 12 Psychology 53911 0391 154*
Spanish 7 - 12 Spanish: World Language 5195 n/a 163
1Available beginning July 2014.
n/a - Not available in this delivery method
*Pending final approval of the Tennessee State Board of Education.
CDT - Computer Delivered Test
PDT - Paper Delivered Test

Secondary Concentrations :

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Science
  • Economics
  • English
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Government
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish