March 27, 2019 – Cypress, CA – Trident University International (Trident) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Nicole Frederick to the College of Education as a Full-Time Professor in the Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) program.
An experienced educator, Dr. Frederick brings over 20 years of administration and teaching experience to Trident, having served as both a classroom teacher and administrator in K-12 settings in Florida, Tennessee, Wyoming, and North Carolina.
Dr. Frederick previously served as the College of Doctoral Studies Dissertation Chair at Grand Canyon University and was a Capstone Facilitator at Western Governors University for the Master of Arts in Education and Educational Leadership programs. She also spent five years as the Principal of Bethlehem Lutheran School.
She holds a National Board Certification for Middle Child Generalist from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Board. Her research interests include teacher preparation, teaching excellence, and educational leadership.
Dr. Frederick earned a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership from Liberty University, a Master of Arts in Education from University of Phoenix, and a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from University of North Carolina in Wilmington.
About Trident University
Founded in 1998, Trident University International (Trident) is a leading online postsecondary university serving adult learners. Trident uses the EdActive™ learning approach, which employs case-based learning in an online setting to teach real-world relevant critical thinking skills to enhance the lives and careers of students. Trident offers high-quality bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programs and certificates, led by a qualified faculty team, over 80% of whom have doctoral degrees. Trident is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and has over 27,000 alumni, including more than 22,000 with a military affiliation. The University has received multiple acknowledgements from Military Times, Victory Media’s Military Friendly Schools, and Military Advanced Education & Transition for their dedication to military-affiliated students. Visit www.trident.edu, Trident’s Facebook page, or call at to learn more about Trident’s wide range of educational options.