Catherine Beck, Ed.D.
Department of Leadership and Administration
Dr. Catherine Beck is an accomplished education administrator and published author with 23 years of experience as principal in a dual language elementary.
Dr. Beck has led the dual language school to successfully implement professional development in second language acquisition instruction. She has also overseen learning initiatives in high schools to maximize students passing accelerated or advanced level tests to gain admission into various college programs. She taught GED and ESL classes to adult learners at Colorado Mountain College and currently teaches online at Concordia University Online Doctoral Program.
Throughout her various assignments, Dr. Beck is proud that she has successfully improved student placement and college test scores, as well as leadership and learning skills. She enjoys teaching future educational leaders who want to improve outcomes for their students.
Doctorate in Educational Administration
Bachelor's in Elementary Education
University of North Alabama
Master's in Educational Administration
University of Phoenix
- Second language acquisition
- Adult education
- Online learning
M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction Master of Education
M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction for Graduates of the M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Master of Education
M.Ed. in Educational Business Administration Master of Education
This degree was designed for those who want to develop business and leadership skills in an educational setting. Framed by the standards from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO), the program prepares strategic leaders for senior administrative positions in a variety of settings including public, charter, and private schools, community colleges, and other educational institutions or learning organizations.
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Master of Education
Designed to help you become a school principal, this program will teach you to effectively lead, run, and manage a P-12 school.
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership for Graduates of the M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction Master of Education
M.Ed. in Elementary Education Master of Education
M.Ed. in Health and Wellness Education Master of Education
This degree will help you teach others about healthy life choices. You will learn about a wide range of health topics, and how to assess a community or an organization to determine health education priorities. Once you graduate, you will be prepared to take the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam.
M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership Master of Education
This degree is designed to equip you with the knowledge and tools to help other teachers reach their full potential. You’ll learn to interpret research on leadership models, teacher evaluation, and motivation, and use it to develop professional learning opportunities that promote continuous improvement
Certificate in Adult Education and Corporate Training Certificate
Certificate in Teacher Leadership Certificate
Developed to enhance professional skills, this program provides an opportunity for teachers to learn how to support other teachers through learning how to help them reach their potential in teaching.