Career Programs & Training Program Accreditation

In addition to institutional accreditation, the accrediting bodies of various professional associations approve many Barton educational programs.

Automotive Technology 
The Automotive Technology Program is certified by:

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

Emergency Medical Services
The Barton Community College paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

           Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
          
1361 Park Street
           Clearwater, FL 33756
           (727) 210-2350

           CoAEMSP
          
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
           Rowlett, TX 75088
           (214) 703-8445
           Fax: (214) 703-8992

Medical Laboratory Technician
The MLT Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
5600 N River Road, Suite 720
RoseMont, IL 60018-5119
(847) 939-3597

Nursing
The Associate Degree Nursing Program is accredited by:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000
Fax:  (404) 975-5020

The program currently has Continued Accreditation with warning status.  A site visit will be scheduled for October 2016.