College of Nursing
Degree ProgramMaster of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Dr. Connie Cooper's career began in Nursing. She practiced in areas of medical/surgical nursing, mental health nursing and community health nursing. Education career began in a 3 year Diploma Program and progressed to Universities. Her teaching career expands over 30 plus years. At the various universities her teaching followed her specialty of mental health nursing and community health nursing. Following her EdD in Instructional Technology, she moved into education leadership. She has been a Program Director for 2 years and Dean for 4 years.
Her role as contributing faculty at Walden University has been in the areas of Masters of Science in Nursing Core and Education.
Dr. Cooper's podium and poster presentations have centered around community health, informatics and nursing education.
NURS 6052 - Essentials of Evidence Based Practice
EdD, Northern Illinois University - DeKalb, IL United States
MSN, Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville - Edwardsville, IL
BSN, Illinois Wesleyan University
National Alliance on Mental Illness, Board Member - Louisville, KY
Cooper, C. (2014). Geography and Nursing: Putting the pieces together to improve health
Cooper, C. G. (2011). Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Cooper, C. G. (2009). Bioterrorism-Interactive preparedness for community/public health nursing students
Cooper, C. G., Peak, L. (2017). Does Disciplinary Literacy have a place in Nursing Education and its effect on retention? NLN
Cooper, C. G. (2008). A study of faculty attitudes, perceptions, resistance, and expectations toward teaching web-based learning courses in higher education