Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Interim Chair, AASN Program


  • MSN - Arkansas State University (Adult Health)
  • BSN - University of Central Arkansas

Professional Credentials

  • MSN
  • RN

Teaching Specialties

  • Adult Medical-Surgical

Research Interests

  • Recruitment and Retention: Nursing Staff / Nursing Students


  • American Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • National League for Nursing
  • Alpha Eta


Married with 3 children, 25 years nursing experience with 18 years nursing education. Clinical expertise: Psychiatric, Orthopedics, Surgery, Gastrointestinal, Diabetes

Karen L. Blue

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3074


Building: CONHP
Room: 308