Tennessee Postsecondary Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Postsecondary Administrators in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Postsecondary Administrators in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Clarksville and Knoxville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kingsport and Memphis
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis and Knoxville

Salaries for Postsecondary Administrators in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Memphis and Clarksville

Schools for Postsecondary Administrators in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Postsecondary Administration 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 Higher Education - Student Affairs, MS in Higher Education - College Administration and Leadership, MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12)
  • Degrees: Master

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Educational Leadership: Higher Education - MSEE (Master's), Educational Leadership: K-12 - MSEE (Master's)
  • 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 – Private Sector Higher Education Leadership, Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Leadership Coaching and Mentoring, Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring
  • 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), CERT: Preschool
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Certificate

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  • Programs: MA/Education - Family and Community Services, MA/Education - School Leadership in the 21st Century, BA/English Language Learner Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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: Educational Administration (EDD), M.Ed: Curriculum & Instruction: Leadership, Master Degree in Educational Leadership, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Education Specialist in Educational Leadership, PhD in Educational Leadership
  • Degrees: Certificate, Doctorate
South College

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

  • Programs: EdS Teacher Leadership in Schools, MEd Teacher as Instructional Leader
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Leadership in Higher Education - Master of Education, EdD - Learning Analytics in Higher Education, International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate
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More Tennessee Postsecondary Administration Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Memphis Memphis Doctorate & First Professional 20,379
Vanderbilt University Nashville Doctorate & First Professional 11,847

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Postsecondary Administrators

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:
Postsecondary Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Postsecondary Administrators 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


Johnson City 240 $54030 3.2
Knoxville 320 $70940 0.88
Morristown 70 $64050 1.79
Nashville 1170 $74640 1.35
Davidson 1170 $74640 1.35
Murfreesboro 1170 $74640 1.35
Franklin 1170 $74640 1.35
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