Carranda Barkdoll

Carranda Barkdoll
Program Coordinator & Assistant Teaching Professor, Baccalaureate Nursing Program
Office Phone
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Sci-Tech, 104F
Penn State Mont Alto | 1 Campus Drive | Mont Alto, PA 17237

    Carranda Barkdoll


    Doctor of Nurse Practice-Pennsylvania State University 2017
    Master of Nursing-Pennsylvania State University, Certification Family Nurse Practitioner 2001
    Baccalaureate of Nursing-Pennsylvania State University 1998
    Associates Degree in Nursing-Hagerstown Community College 1985
    Practical Nursing Program-Franklin Career and Technology 1980

    Courses Taught

    • NURS 306 Pediatrics
    • NURS 405A Complex Health:Adult A
    • NURS 441 Trauma and Critical Care
    • NURS 452 Women's Health
    • NURS 450B Clinical Capstone

    Faculty Scholarly Activities

    I am the program coordinator of the nursing programs at Penn State Mont Alto. I oversee the day to day operations for both the BS in nursing and the RN-to-BSN programs.

    Research Interests

    Adolescent Herion AbuseMobile simulation lab and classroomAging in place-Looking at alternatives to extended care or assisted living for the elderlyHealth care providers knowledge and attitudes about electronic cigarettes The resilience of the older adult in preparing for a disaster


    As vaping increases, its safety still on open quesion - May 4, 2018


    Other, Nursing, Penn State

    MS, MSN/FNP, Penn State University

    BS, Nursing, The Pennsylvania State University

    AA, Nursing, Hagerstown Community College

    Other, LPN, Franklin Co Career and Tech School