Touch tomorrow by becoming a teacher.

There’s no better place than Butler Community College to guide you on your journey to touch tomorrow as a teacher. Our Education classes will empower you to reach your full potential as you venture through K-12 classrooms and create real-world projects for use in your future teaching career. Butler’s Education professors will encourage you to feel right at home in the classroom, as if you are among family while learning and discovering your potential as a teacher.

The fun doesn’t have to end when you complete your Associate’s degree. Butler offers students the nationally renowned BEST Program (Butler/Emporia from Students to Teachers) where students can stay right on the Butler campus to earn their four-year teaching degree. Plus, Butler offers numerous choices for seamless transfer to various four-year colleges across the state. There is no better time than today and no better place than Butler to join the heroic profession of teaching!

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Shellie Gutierrez, Ph.D., Ed.D.
Office: BOE 253

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Larry Patton
Interim Dean
Office: BOE 15142

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Learn more about the Butler/Emporia from Students to Teachers program to earn your Bachelor's degree while staying in one place.

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