Tennessee Middle School Teachers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Middle School Teachers in Tennessee

Fast Facts for Middle School Teachers in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Clarksville, Cleveland and Morristown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Memphis, Knoxville and Jackson
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chattanooga, Knoxville and Memphis

Salaries for Middle School Teachers in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Clarksville, Chattanooga and Knoxville

Schools for Middle School Teachers in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Middle School Teacher Training Schools in Tennessee

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12), MS in Education - Educational Psychology, MS in Instructional Technology (K-12), more...
  • Degrees: Master

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Instructional Design and Technology, Master's (M.Ed.) - Curriculum and Instruction for Educators
  • Degrees: Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Instructional Design & Technology
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. Teaching & Learning: History, AA in Education (Non-Licensure), MA Teaching: Middle Grades, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate
South College

Get the skills you need to pursue your dreams at South College, located in Knoxville.

  • Programs: AS Teaching
  • Degrees: Associate

St. Thomas University offers fully online business and education graduate degrees built on a 50-year tradition of scholastic excellence, community leadership, and faith-focused values.

  • Programs: M.S. in TESOL
  • Degrees: Master

Concordia University, Nebraska offers accredited Master of Education and Master of Science degree programs online to help advance your career and become a transformative leader.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction, M.Ed. In Curriculum and Instruction with Instructional Technology Leadership Emphasis, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with Curriculum Supervisor Certification, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Social Studies, M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education, M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Global Training and Development - EdS, E-Learning - EdS, MEd - Reading Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master
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More Tennessee Middle School Teacher Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Aquinas College Nashville Bachelor 857
Austin Peay State University Clarksville Masters 9,094
Belmont University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 4,742
Carson-Newman College Jefferson City Masters 2,012
Crichton College Memphis Bachelor 1,007
Cumberland University Lebanon Masters 1,335
East Tennessee State University Johnson City Doctorate & First Professional 13,119
Free Will Baptist Bible College Nashville Bachelor 324
Lambuth University Jackson Bachelor 751
Lee University Cleveland Masters 4,089
Lipscomb University Nashville Doctorate 2,744
Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro Doctorate 23,246
Southern Adventist University Collegedale Masters 2,640
Tennessee Technological University Cookeville Doctorate 10,321
Tennessee Wesleyan College Athens Bachelor 861
The University of Tennessee Knoxville Doctorate 29,937
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chattanooga Doctorate 9,558
The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin Masters 7,171
Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville Doctorate 2,286
Tusculum College Greeneville Masters 2,605
Union University Jackson Doctorate 3,235
University of Memphis Memphis Doctorate & First Professional 20,379
Vanderbilt University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 11,847

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Middle School Teachers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Tennessee. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Middle School Teachers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Middle School Teachers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Jackson 240 $46240 0.82
Johnson City 230 $47590 0.66
Cleveland 260 $48090 1.28
Knoxville 1490 $47100 0.87
Morristown 340 $45060 1.79
Nashville 3760 $50010 0.93
Davidson 3760 $50010 0.93
Murfreesboro 3760 $50010 0.93
Franklin 3760 $50010 0.93
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