EdD, Pepperdine University
MSN, California State University, Dominguez
BA, St. Mary's College, Moraga, CA
Dr. Otten has been affiliated with the Mount since 1995. She started with the ADN program and was the Director from 2000-2007. Currently she works with the MSN program teaching Nurse Educator courses. Her experience as Coordinator of the Pre-Licensure Programs at California State University Fullerton adds depth and richness to her teaching delivery. Research interests include: Innovative Teaching Strategies, Transition from Clinician to Educator, Students with Cognitive Disabilities in the Clinical Rotations and Accommodations.