Barton College Academic Programs

Teacher Education Degree

The Teacher Education seeks to instill in its graduates a love of learning, an interest in continued professional growth, reflection on one’s teaching effectiveness, and the confidence that results from membership in a supportive community.


The requirements for the numerous branches of Teacher Education are available here as downloadable PDFs.

Handbooks and Forms

Conceptual Framework

Barton’s Teacher Education is organized around the concept of the evolving professional teacher and emphasizes a commitment to knowledge of content, pedagogical techniques, cultural responsiveness, and leadership skills. View our Conceptual Framework here.


Barton College has received accreditation by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and has been approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. Accreditation details are available here.

For Cooperating Teachers

Rubrics, handbooks, and additional information:

Education Preparation Provider Complainant Process Form

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Secondary Education Licensure

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Special Subject Licensure

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Performance Data

Performance Data for Barton College and all North Carolina Education Preparation Programs (EPPs) may be found at this link.

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