Teachers College

Become a highly competent, effective teacher prepared for the challenges of Tennessee classrooms with an online teaching degree from WGU Tennessee. You’ll benefit from WGU's lower tuition and superior, NCATE-accredited programs for both current and aspiring teachers. Our programs are designed to produce confident, competent teachers who are ready to succeed in the classroom.

Discover the online teaching degrees offered by WGU Tennessee:

Become a Licensed Teacher in Tennessee

Meet the challenges set forth by WGU Tennessee—strive to become a skilled and qualified teacher. Our affordable degree programs offer the flexibility of an online environment while providing a quality education. Current and aspiring teachers alike will benefit from our degree programs and their newfound ability to achieve greater excellence in the classroom.

Learn more about how to become a licensed teacher in Tennessee


NCATE Accredited

WGU's online teaching degrees are approved by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). WGU is the first exclusively online university to receive NCATE accreditation for its degree programs that lead to teacher licensure, a testament to the fact that WGU graduates have the knowledge and skills to be effective in helping all students learn.

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National Council on Teacher Quality

In its 2014 review of 2,400 teacher education programs nationwide, the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) recognized WGU’s secondary math education program as first in the nation, proving once again that competency-based learning is a great way to prepare teachers for the classroom.

NCTQ Names WGU's Teachers College a 'Best Value'

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Recognized and Accepted Programs

Earn the knowledge and skills necessary to help students learn with an online teaching degree from the WGU Teachers College. With the assistance of over $15 million in grants from the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor, WGU offers challenging online teaching degree programs for both current and aspiring teachers.

The online teaching degrees at WGU are regionally and NCATE accredited. Speak to an Enrollment Counselor to determine how your state will recognize your credentials.

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