Touch tomorrow by becoming a teacher.

There’s no better place than Butler Community College to guide you on your journey to create a better 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 with your Associate Degree in Education. Stay right at home with Butler as you complete your Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education through our nationally renowned BEST Program (Butler & Emporia from Students to Teachers). Students earn their four-year degree on our El Dorado and Andover campuses as Butler and Emporia State faculty work together to create the very BEST learning experiences for future teachers. Butler also offers seamless transfer of coursework to four-year colleges across Kansas and its surrounding states.

There is no better time than today and no better place than Butler to join the heroic profession of teaching!

Contact Us

Dr. Shellie Gutierrez
Department Chair & Professor
Office: Butler of Andover 5134NB

Contact our Division

Anita Mills
Office: Butler Of El Dorado 15-242

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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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