Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Barton College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Questions about the accreditation of Barton College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30330-4097, or by calling 404-679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education

The Teacher Education Program at Barton College is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), www.ncate.org.  This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and the advanced educator preparation program.

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

The undergraduate and graduate teacher education programs offered at Barton College have been approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.