The Music Teachers Association at UT Knoxville (MTAUTK) is a student chapter affiliate of MTNA. Both undergraduate and graduate students aspiring to obtain careers as independent or collegiate music teachers are encouraged to join this organization. Members of MTAUTK participate in a variety of social and learning opportunities and assist KMTA members with Performance and Theory Auditions which are held at the University each spring. Membership in MTAUTK also includes a subscription to the American Music Teacher Journal. For further information, please contact the student chapter advisor, Dr. Miroslav Hristov at

The Carson-Newman Music Teachers Association (CNMTA) is the collegiate MTNA chapter affiliate at Carson-Newman University located in  nearby Jefferson City, TN.  For more information, please contact the chapter’s faculty advisor, Dr. Ryan Fogg at