The Tusculum University educator preparation program will provide rigorous, relevant, and engaging learning opportunities to develop highly-effective educators who meet the diverse needs of their students.

The program continues Tusculum University’s focus on civic and intellectual development of students, while fostering the skills, knowledge and habits of character vital to those involved in the education of the nation’s next generation of citizens.


Tusculum University’s College of Education offers four categories of teacher licensure programs:

  1. Interdisciplinary Studies (Elementary Education K-5) 
  1. Secondary Education
    • English 6-12
    • Government 6-12
    • History 6-12
    • Mathematics 6-12
  1. K-12 Physical Education 
    • Physical Education K-12
  1. Special Education 
    • Comprehensive K-12 and Interventionist K-8 Dual Endorsement

All of Tusculum University’s teacher licensure programs are enhanced by our engaged faculty who facilitate early and frequent placement of education students in clinical experiences in area schools. These experiences enrich the knowledge gained in classroom work and more fully prepare students for their student teaching and future classroom.



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