Joan Carter


Department: Engineering
Office: B-130
Phone: 651-450-3251


In 2022, Joan was honored by the Minnesota State Board of Trustees as an Outstanding Educator. A licensed professional engineer in California, Iowa, and Minnesota, Joan helps students understand complex concepts while giving them a sense of belonging in the classroom. She has developed courses that easily transfer toward bachelor’s degrees in engineering.

Joan has tremendous experience in her field, including 15 years working as a  engineer and 15 years teaching college-level engineering, mathematics, and computer science courses. She holds the following degrees:

Joan Carter Named 2022 Outstanding Educator

Education Credentials

Doctorate in Educational Leadership (EdD) - Minnesota State University Mankato
Master of Science (MS) - Bemidji State University
Master of Science (MS) - University Of Colorado At Boulder
Bachelor of Arts (BA) - University Of Colorado At Boulder

Joan Carter