Faculty Spotlight - Dr. Rebecca Beck-Little

Dr. Rebecca Beck-Little serves as the dean and professor for the school of nursing.


Dr. Beck-Little received her Ph. D from the University of South Carolina, her MSN and BSN from the University of North Carolina, and her AAS from Western Piedmont Community College. Throughout her career, she has worked at a number of local hospitals, including Rutherford Hospital, Burke County Mental Health Center, and Broughton Hospital.


Dr. Beck-Little is the vice president of the NC Council of Deans & Directors of Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Nursing Programs, and a member of the Cleveland County HealthCare System Trustee. Additionally, she’s written for a number of publications and given presentations and commencement addresses on nursing.