Tennessee Elementary and Secondary School Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Elementary And Secondary School Administrators in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for School Administrators in Tennessee

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

Salaries for School Administrators in Tennessee

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

Schools for School Administrators in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected School Administrators Schools in Tennessee

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  • Programs: MA/Education - Family and Community Services, BA/Early Childhood Education Administration, BA/Early Childhood Education Administration - Infant and Toddler Care, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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 - College Administration and Leadership, MS in Higher Education - Student Affairs, MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12)
  • 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: International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Leadership in Higher Education - Master of Education, EdD - Learning Analytics in Higher Education, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, 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: Educational Administration (EDD), M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction - Educational Technology Leadership, Ed.D. - Professional Leadership, Inquiry, and Transformation, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master
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

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  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education, Master's (M.Ed.) - Leadership of Educational Organizations, Master's (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education
  • Degrees: Master
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More Tennessee School Administrators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Austin Peay State University Clarksville Masters 9,094
Christian Brothers University Memphis Masters 1,874
Cumberland University Lebanon Masters 1,335
East Tennessee State University Johnson City Doctorate & First Professional 13,119
Freed-Hardeman University Henderson Masters 2,011
Lee University Cleveland Masters 4,089
Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate Doctorate 3,255
Lipscomb University Nashville Doctorate 2,744
Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro Doctorate 23,246
Southern Adventist University Collegedale Masters 2,640
Tennessee State University Nashville Doctorate 9,065
Tennessee Technological University Cookeville Doctorate 10,321
Tennessee Temple University Chattanooga Doctorate 623
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
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 School 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:
School Administrators

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


Jackson 130 $69650 1.19
Johnson City 130 $66660 0.97
Cleveland 70 $76960 0.93
Knoxville 700 $75250 1.09
Morristown 80 $70070 1.16
Nashville 1500 $77620 1
Davidson 1500 $77620 1
Murfreesboro 1500 $77620 1
Franklin 1500 $77620 1
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