Professional Bio

  • PhD, Education, Capella University
  • MS, Nursing, University of Kansas
  • MA, Education, University of Missouri – Kansas City
  • BS, Nursing, University of Kansas
  • AD, Nursing, Purdue University
A Jesuit education means to me that the learner will embrace the opportunity to become a contributing member of society and understand that their role is to help others. As a faculty member it is my responsibility to help students understand the Jesuit values and teach through the use of the Ignatious pedagogy.

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Certifications and Expertise

Clinical Certifications
  • Registered Nurse

Professional Memberships

  • National League of Nursing (NLN)
  • American Nurses Association (ANA)
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)
  • Colorado Nurses Association (CNA), District 20

Research and Scholarship

Research Interests
  • Teaching
  • Testing development and analysis assessment
  • Gerontology

Recent Publications

Schroeder, J. (2013). Improving NCLEX Pass Rates with a testing policy. The Journal of Professional Nursing, 25 (11), 14-15.

Recent Presentations

Dalbey, S., Schroeder, J., & Zenoni, L. Writing Test Items: The Why, How and What.  27th Annual Nurse Educator’s Conference in the Rockies.  Breckenridge, CO. July 15, 2017.

Schroeder, J. Pretest/Posttest Simulation to Improve Critical Thinking Skills, Nurse Educator Conference, Breckenridge, CO, July 2014.

Schroeder, J. Strategies for Nursing Student Success, International Nurse Educators Conference, Breckenridge, CO, July 2012.

Schroeder, J. Active Learning Activities in Concept Based Curriculum, Elsevier/NCADN, Wrightsville, NC, March 2012.

Schroeder, J. Developing a Test Policy, Elsevier/Mosby’s Faculty Development, Las Vegas, NV, January 2012.

Awards and Recognition

  • Colorado Association of Career Colleges and Schools: Faculty of the Year, Meritorious Recognition, October 9, 2015

Community Involvement and Service

Service to Community

  • Volunteer, 9News Health Fair, Denver Coliseum, September 2013
  • Volunteer, Thunder Ridge High School, Highlands Ranch, CO, 2013 – present
  • Board Member, Pickens Technical College, Aurora, CO, 2010 – present