Click on your specific field to see the programs leading to licensure:

Early Childhood/Elementary

Endorsement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student  M.Ed. Ed.S. Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible
Early Childhood PreK-3 and Special Ed. Early Childhood PreK-3 467 and 459 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes--for those who hold a UTC degree EC Education: PreK-3
Elementary Education K-5 and English as a Second Language PreK-12 120 and 490 Yes Yes Yes   Yes No

Special Education

Endorsement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student M.Ed. Ed.S Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible

Interventionist K-8 (Special Education)

 

144

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

No

Special Education Comprehensive K-12

461

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

Yes

No

Middle Grades (6-8)

Endorsement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student M.Ed. Ed.S. Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible
Middle Grades Language Arts 6-8 121 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Middle Grades Mathematics 6-8 122 Yes Yes Yes   Yes  Yes

Middle Grades Science 6-8

123 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Middle Grades Social Studies 6-8 124 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes

STEM Education

Endoresement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student M.Ed. Ed.S. Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible
Biology 6-12 126 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Chemistry 6-12 127 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Earth Science 6-12 128 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Physics 6-12 129 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Economics 6-12 130 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Geography 6-12 131 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Government 6-12 132 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
History 6-12 133 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
English 6-12 159 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Mathematics 6-12 125 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes

Health & Wellness

Endorsement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student M.Ed. Ed.S. Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible
Health & Wellness K-12 and Physical Education K-12 419 and 420 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes

Related Arts

Endorsement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student M.Ed. Ed.S. Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible
Visual Arts K-12 427 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Music (Instrumental/General) K-12 429 Yes Yes       Yes
Music (Vocal/General) K-12 428 Yes Yes       Yes
Theatre K-12 405 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
French 6-12 or PreK-12 163 or 491 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Latin 6-12 or PreK-12 167 or 493 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Spanish 6-12 or PreK-12 169 or 495 Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes

Advanced Degree

Endorsement Area TN Endorsement Code Undergraduate Post-Baccalaureate Student M.Ed. Ed.S. Additional Endorsement Job-Embedded Elgible
School Counselor PreK-12 487     Yes   w/ M.Ed. Yes  
School Psychologist PreK-12 489       Yes w/ M.Ed. Yes  
Principal Licensure (ILL-B) 442   w/ M.Ed. (Post-Master Certificate) Yes Yes    
School Social Worker PreK-12 488   w/ Social Work degree     w/ Social Work degree  
English as a Second Language PreK-12 490         Yes (courses only at graduate level)  
Reading Specialist PreK-12 486     Yes and 3 years teaching experience   w/ M.Ed. and 3 years teaching experience