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NationsUniversity appoints new president

Alan Cooper (photo provided)

Alan D. Cooper will take the reigns of NationsUniversity, an online source for Christian education, on March 1.
Founded in 1995, NationsUniversity, a church-supported program, enrolls more than 4,600 students around the world in online Bible and ministry courses. The program’s motto: “Building faith and training Christian leaders around the world through affordable, accesible higher education utilizing distance learning.”
In a news release, NationsUniversity gives more details about Cooper and the school’s work:

Cooper began his academic career at Sunset International Bible Institute and continued with the B.S. from Freed-Hardeman University, Harding University Graduate School of Religion, and Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies (M.W.S.). He is completing the Doctor of Worship Studies at the latter institution.
Cooper was previously director of International Outreach for the “One Nation Under God” project and professor for The Potter’s School, an online Christian high school, in addition to a career of local church work in the Mid-South, Washington, and Midlothian, Texas. Cooper and his wife, Lisa, have two sons, Nathan and Stephen.
NationsUniversity had its beginning in 1995 through the instrumentality of Dick Ady and Mac Lynn. The Louisiana-based school offers religious studies by distance learning only. With a current student body of over 4,600 students in 140 countries, the institution is dedicated to training students who have limited opportunity for higher studies. The school is working toward accreditation. Lynn will continue as chancellor.

  • Feedback
    February, 8 2011
    I’m currently enrolled in Nations University working on my master’s. The work Nations University is doing is very much appreciated. It’s the only way I would be able to study Bible at this level.
    May God bless you with much success in your new role, and thank you for your work!
    Eva “Polly” Scott
    February, 8 2011
    Has the mlearning moment arrived? http://www.mobileactive.org/has-mlearning-moment-arrived
    Ed Dodds
    February, 10 2011
    Congratulations Brother Cooper! I am currently one of your students in the Master Program. Working on my electives now that I have the other required studies completed. Looking forward to the essays!
    Mary Shur
    February, 11 2011
    I’m impressed with whatever the NationsUniversity is doing to help us in getting more and better training. I look forward to finishing my programs and eventually graduating. Brother Cooper, you add on a sense of continuity to this. I would love to be re-set for this please!!
    Grace Nyanga
    February, 12 2011
    Algeria launches digital library http://www.itnewsafrica.com/?p=10641 Time for the Campbell-Stone Universities, Seminaries, whathaveyous to do the same.
    Ed Dodds
    February, 15 2011

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