Colleges & Universities

Approved Teacher Preparation Programs

The following is a list of the colleges and universities that offer teacher licensure programs according to the Tennessee Department of Education.

Aquinas College
4210 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
(615) 297-7545

Austin Peay University
601 College St.
Clarksville, TN 37044
(931) 221-7011

Belmont University
1900 Belmont Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 460-6000

Bethel University
325 Cherry Ave.
McKenzie, TN 38201
(731) 352-4000

Bryan College
721 Bryan Dr.
Dayton, TN 37321
(423) 775-2041

Carson Newman University
1646 Russell Ave.
Jefferson City, TN 37760
(865) 471-2000

Christian Brothers University
650 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104
(877) 321-4228

Cumberland University
1 Cumberland Dr.
Lebanon, TN 37087
(615) 444-2562

East Tennessee State University
1276 Gilbreath Dr.
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 439-1000

Fisk University
1000 17th Ave. North
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 329-8500

Freed-Hardeman University
158 E Main St.
Henderson, TN 38340
(731) 989-6000

Johnson University
7900 Johnson Dr.
Knoxville, TN 37998
(865) 573-4517

King University
1350 King College Rd.
Bristol, TN 37620
(800) 362-0014

Lee University
1120 N Ocoee St.
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 614-8000

Lemoyne-Owen College
807 Walker Ave.
Memphis, TN 38126
(901) 435-1500

Lincoln Memorial University
6965 Cumberland Gap Pkwy.
Harrogate, TN 37752
(423) 869-3611

Lipscomb University
1 University Park Dr.
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 966-1000

Martin Methodist College
433 W Madison St.
Pulaski, TN 38478
(931) 363-9804

Maryville College
502 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy.
Maryville, TN 37804
(800) 597-2687

Memphis College of Art
1930 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 272-5100

Middle Tennessee State University
1301 E Main St.
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 898-2300

Milligan College
1 Blowers Boulevard
Milligan College, TN 37682
(423) 461-8700

Peabody College of Vanderbilt
1212 21st Ave S.
Nashville, TN 37212
(615) 322-8410

South College
3904 Lonas Dr.
Knoxville, TN 37909
(865) 251-1800

Southern Adventist University
4881 Taylor Circle
Collegedale, TN 37363
(800) 768-8437

Tennessee State University
3500 John A. Merritt Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 963-5000

Tennessee Technological University
1 William L. Jones Dr.
Cookeville, TN 38505
(931) 372-3101

Tennessee Wesleyan College
204 E. College St.
Athens, TN 37303
(423) 745-7504

Trevecca Nazarene University
33 Murfreesboro Pike.
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 248-1200

Tusculum College
60 Shiloh Rd.
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 636-7300

Union University
1050 Union University Dr.
Jackson, TN 38305
(731) 668-1818

University of Memphis
3720 Alumni Ave.
Memphis, TN 38152
(901) 678-2000

University of Tennessee – Chattanooga
615 McCallie Ave.
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(423) 425-4111

University of Tennessee – Knoxville
The University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996
865-974-1000

University of Tennessee – Martin
554 University St.
Martin, TN 38237
(731) 881-7000

Welch College
3606 West End Ave.
Nashville, TN 37205
(615) 844-5000