About Barton

BARTonline.org is the virtual campus of Barton Community College offering quality online education courses since 1999. You can take a class or earn an associate’s degree or certificate – all on a flexible schedule, from your own home, and at a price you can afford. Your instructor, classmates, and academic advisor are all just an email or phone call away and you can login to BARTonline anywhere you have Internet access and work at your own pace to complete weekly assignments. Access your online courses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

BARTonline offers courses in four time frames: 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 16 weeks, and a four-week intersession in the Spring and Winter. These courses are available to anyone in the world who wish to enroll regardless of their geographic location. Learn more about course types and delivery methods.


Log onto courses with a PC, Mac, iPad, or even your smart phone from any location with Internet access.


Access your courses 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Students are able to balance family, job and social responsibilities and work at their own pace within a weekly schedule of discussion topics, readings and assignments.


Students find support every step of the way as they work independently. Instructors, classmates and academic advisors are just an email or phone call away. Students are able to access online tutoring and electronic resources such as the Library and Student Services.


BARTonline has delivered quality online education courses since 1998. Our courses are currently evaluated through an eCertification process based on Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Scorecard of the following items:

  • ​Institutional Support
  • ​Technology Support
  • ​Course Development and Instructional Design
  • ​Course Structure
  • ​Teaching and Learning
  • ​Social and Student Engagement
  • ​Faculty and Student Support
  • ​Evaluation and Assessment

Learn More About Barton

Barton is a comprehensive community college providing educational and training opportunities for students throughout its 7 county service area surrounding Barton County,  military, retirees, their families, and students in the Great Flint Hills Region​ through its Fort Riley and Fort Leavenworth campuses, students located anywhere in the United States and the world via its virtual BARTonline platform. Click on the links below to learn about options at each of Barton's physical campuses: