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Master of Arts in Teacher Education

Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Art Education K-12

Our Teacher Academy offers one of the area's few art education teacher licensure programs. Students may prepare to teach at the elementary, middle/junior high or high school level with K-12 certification. The art education program prepares you as an artist in your own right, and as a future teacher who will help your students develop their own visual literacy. This program culminates with a year long Residency involving art classroom placements at two different schools and a comprehensive oral examination.

Praxis Exam Required Prior to Admittance

To be certified in Art K-12 you need to take test code 5135 (Art: Content and Analysis) and receive a qualifying score per Tennessee State requirements. 

MAT Teacher Painting

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