Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Concentration is for students who:
- hold a valid Tennessee teaching license, or
- are preparing to teach on the post-secondary level, or
- are preparing for careers that do not require teacher licensure.
Thirty credit hours are required to fulfill the requirements for the Master of Science, Educational Studies and 33 credit hours are required for the non-thesis program. Two-thirds of the total hours for the MS degree must be 500-level or above.
The Deaf Education Program is accredited by the Council on Education of the Deaf.
Kimberly Wolbers professor, program coordinator