Continuing Education

Barton’s Continuing Education Program offers educational opportunities to individuals throughout their lives. These non-credit-bearing courses address interests such as skill upgrades and training, cultural advancement, or personal creative development.

Our Continuing Education classes are currently offered on campus, and the minimum enrollment is seven students. Barton College reserves the right to postpone or cancel classes because of insufficient enrollment.

Summer 2017 Courses

PNT 001 I – Painting and Drawing

Dates: May 16 – July 18, 2017 (No class on July 4)
Schedule: Tuesday; 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: Case Art 101
Cost: $120 (plus $10 lab fee)
Register by: May 15, 2017

Instructor: Donovan Woods

We will explore different approaches to both painting and drawing, including still life, painted collage, and abstraction. Students can work in oil and/or acrylics, and charcoal and graphite will be used for drawing. There will be a focus on material exploration, process, and creative problem-solving.

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Eligible students must be at least 18 years old. Some courses may have additional requirements.


To enroll, students must complete the registration form, pay the registration fees, and attend the first meeting of the class.

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Use the online form or visit the Office of Lorraine Raper in Hackney Library to register for classes.


The cost for Continuing Education courses will be determined on a course-by-course basis. See each offering below for its fee.

Students are eligible for a 100 percent refund if they officially withdraw from their classes prior to the first class meeting or if a class is canceled because of insufficient enrollment. Once classes begin, no refunds will be given.