Best Education Colleges in Tennessee

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Tennessee that offer Education degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 31 Education schools located within Tennessee. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Education Colleges in Tennessee for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt University offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 7 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
2 Bethel University McKenzie, TN

Bethel University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a far away town. In 2015, 172 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 172 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
3 Lee University Cleveland, TN

Lee University offers 0 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city.

Based on 4 Reviews
4 Tusculum College Greeneville, TN

Tusculum College offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a far away town. In 2015, 137 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 84 Master's degrees, and 53 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
5 The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 26 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 14 Doctoral degrees, 6 Master's degrees, and 6 Certificates degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
6 Union University Jackson, TN

Union University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 43 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 43 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
7 King University Bristol, TN

King University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 18 Master's degrees.

8 Belmont University Nashville, TN

Belmont University offers 0 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city.

Based on 16 Reviews
9 University of Memphis Memphis, TN

University of Memphis offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 14 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 14 Certificates degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
10 Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN

Austin Peay State University offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 38 Master's degrees, and 13 Certificates degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews

List of all Education Colleges in Tennessee

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  • Associate's
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  • Doctoral
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  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
5/5
4 : 1 12,567
Bethel University Bethel University McKenzie, TN
4/5
21 : 1 5,951
Lee University Lee University Cleveland, TN
4/5
19 : 1 5,041
Tusculum College Tusculum College Greeneville, TN
4/5
19 : 1 1,809
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN
3/5
18 : 1 27,845
Union University Union University Jackson, TN
5/5
13 : 1 3,583
King University King University Bristol, TN
5/5
17 : 1 2,920
Belmont University Belmont University Nashville, TN
5/5
16 : 1 7,350
University of Memphis University of Memphis Memphis, TN
3/5
20 : 1 20,585
Austin Peay State University Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN
2/5
23 : 1 10,099
Christian Brothers University Christian Brothers University Memphis, TN
5/5
15 : 1 1,842
Carson-Newman University Carson-Newman University Jefferson City, TN
5/5
17 : 1 2,528
Cumberland University Cumberland University Lebanon, TN
4/5
19 : 1 1,550
University Logo Milligan College Johnson City, TN
5/5
15 : 1 1,193
Maryville College Maryville College Maryville, TN
5/5
14 : 1 1,213
Roane State Community College Roane State Community College Harriman, TN
2/5
26 : 1 5,861
Motlow College Motlow College Tullahoma, TN
2/5
33 : 1 5,256
Pellissippi State Community College Pellissippi State Community College Knoxville, TN
2/5
31 : 1 10,325
Volunteer State Community College Volunteer State Community College Gallatin, TN
2/5
32 : 1 8,098
Walters State Community College Walters State Community College Morristown, TN
2/5
27 : 1 5,947
Le Moyne-Owen College Le Moyne-Owen College Memphis, TN
3/5
13 : 1 945
Columbia State Community College Columbia State Community College Columbia, TN
2/5
32 : 1 5,297
Cleveland State Community College Cleveland State Community College Cleveland, TN
2/5
30 : 1 3,509
Nashville State Community College Nashville State Community College Nashville, TN
2/5
37 : 1 10,192
Aquinas College Aquinas College Nashville, TN
4/5
10 : 1 384

Find Local Colleges with Education Majors in Tennessee

Search Education Programs

  • Program Descriptions
    • MS - Teaching and Learning
  • Program Descriptions
    • Master of Education in Early Childhood
    • Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies - Early Childhood Education Track
  • Program Descriptions
    • EdD in Leadership for Change (Online + Face-to-Face)
    • PhD in Infant and Early Childhood Development (Online + Face-to-Face)
    • MAEd in Digital Teaching and Learning
  • Program Descriptions
    • BS: Early Childhood Educ Interdisciplinary Studies
    • BS: Elementary Educ Interdisciplinary Studies
    • CERT: Gifted Education
    • CERT: Middle Grades
    • CERT: Preschool
    • CERT: School Leadership
    • EDD: Doctor of Education: Curriculum & Instruction
    • EDD: Doctor of Education: Leadership
    • EDS: Education Specialist: Curriculum & Instruction
    • EDS: Education Specialist: Educational Leadership
    • M.Ed. Teaching & Learning: History
    • M.Ed: Educational Admin/Supervision (TC)
    • M.Ed: Program Specialist-Math
    • M.Ed: Program Specialist-Reading
    • M.Ed: School Counseling (TC)
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning Student Services
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Early Childhood
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Elementary Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-English
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Gifted Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Leadership
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Middle Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Special Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Technology&Online
    • M.Ed: Teaching and Learning
    • MA Teaching: Middle Grades
    • MAT: Elementary Education
    • MAT: Secondary Education
    • MAT: Special Education
    • PhD Counseling: Counselor ED and Supervision

Additional Education Degree Facts for Tennessee Schools

Tennessee Schools offering online Education degrees

Online Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 172 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Bethel University 0 0 0 172 0
Tusculum College 0 0 0 84 0
Roane State Community College 0 36 0 0 0
Volunteer State Community College 0 31 0 0 0
Cumberland University 0 0 0 26 0
How many Tennessee schools offer online Education degrees?
  • 4 Associate's
  • 5 Master's

What Education degree programs were earned in Tennessee?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 14 Colleges 195 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 10 Colleges 73 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 4 Colleges 33 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 1 Colleges 14 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 12 Colleges 456 Graduates
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