B.A., English/Psychology, University of South Dakota
M.A., English/Creative Writing, University of South Dakota
M.A., Sociology, University of South Dakota
M.A., Theological Studies/Pastoral Care, Bethel Seminary
Carrie Allen joined Minnesota State College Southeast in the fall of 2006. She has taught a variety of courses, including Introduction to Sociology, Introduction to Marriage and Family, Moral Problems, English Essentials I & II, and College English. In addition, she has team-taught Introduction to Literature and Creative Writing with Professor Peter Beurskens. She has also served as a professional tutor in the MSC Southeast Learning Resource Center, focusing on numerous subjects including English, sociology, psychology, and moral problems, along with helping students build resumes and application essays for scholarships. Carrie is also a published poet who loves to create one-of-a-kind natural gemstone earrings and necklaces in her spare time. Most of all, Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband, Michael, and their three cats: Sam, Sophie, and Sasha.