Education & Public Services

Early childhood education at Butler Community College EduCare Learning Lab

An exciting start in a growing field

At Butler, you can climb a fire tower or work at a nationally accredited daycare center, all the time gaining real-world experience. With training from professional police officers, firefighters and teachers, you learn the crucial elements of your field from dedicated instructors. By utilizing both hands-on experience and textbook principles, you will be ready to head straight into the workforce or transfer to a university.

Our degree and certificate options in Education & Public Services are well-known programs and our graduates are respected. Get started on your path today!

Still Can’t Decide?

It’s okay! If you can’t decide which major program/pathway you want to start on, then select the Education & Public Services MetaMajor (A.A.) or Education & Public Services MetaMajor (A.S.) path and still earn your two-year degree in an area where you’re most passionate. You can stay on track to graduate while you explore your options. And rest easy – the MetaMajor degree still transfers to your university of choice.



ICYMI: Education and Public Services MetaMajor is Eligible for the Kansas Promise Scholarship + Butler Advantage

Kansas Promise Scholarship LogoKicking off 2021, students qualifying for the Kansas Promise Scholarship can now go after their two-year education and public services metamajor degree and have their costs for tuition, fees and books paid for by the state. That’s right – tuition, fees and books at no out-of-pocket cost. This revolutionary $10 million program only gets better with the Butler Advantage – quality public services education respected by employers. Get the Butler Advantage! Visit our Kansas Promise Act webpage to review scholarship qualifications, learn about the application process, and check out other eligible programs.