School of Education

The School of Education instills in you the pedagogical skills you need in the classroom: knowledge of content, cultural responsiveness, and leadership. Our supportive, nurturing environment produces graduates who love learning, seek continued professional growth, can reflect on their teaching effectiveness, and have the confidence it takes to inspire students.

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Teacher Education Program

Barton’s Teacher Education Program prepares you for your teaching career and guides you through the teacher licensure process.
Requirements, programs blueprints, and additional details are available here.

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Undergraduate Programs

Birth-Kindergarten Education

Bachelor of Science
(Professional Studies only)

Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (K-12)

Bachelor of Science
This program is not accepting new applicants.

Educational Studies

Bachelor of Science

Middle School Education

Bachelor of Science

Social Studies

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science

Special Education (K-12)

Bachelor of Science

Available Minors

Exceptional Children

Graduate Programs

Degree Programs

School Administration

Master of School Administration

Enrichment Options

Autism Program

Non-degree, Non-licensure Program

Residency Programs

Birth-Kindergarten Education

(Details Pending)
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Accreditation for the School of Education

The Barton College Teacher Education program is approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and is nationally accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The Teacher Education faculty members are highly qualified professionals who have experience teaching in public schools. Students are placed into the field early and have strong support from the community of public school partners, college faculty, and learners in the Teacher Education Program.

Education Faculty

Jackie S. Ennis, Ph.D.

Dean, School of Education
Professor of Education

John F. Boldt, Ph.D.

Coordinator of Master of School Administration Program
Assistant Professor of Education

Morghan Bosch, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Education

David M. Dolman, Ph.D.

Professor of Education

Angela M. Gurgainus, M.Ed.

Assistant Professor of Education

Matthew Hands, M.A.T.

Assistant Professor of Education

Carolyn Hornick, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Education

Barbara F. Mize, Ed.D.

Director of Field Experience
Professor of Education

Contact Us

Dr. Jackie Ennis, Dean
School of Education
Barton College
P.O. Box 5000
Wilson, NC 27893
800-345-4973 x6434