Fowler College of Business
Charles W. Lamden School of Accountancy
Patty Cooper graduated from the University of California San Diego with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications/Sociology. She received her Master of Science in Accountancy with emphasis in taxation from San Diego State University. She started her accounting career at Ernst & Young in San Diego, later working for a local CPA firm, and was a founding shareholder in Cooper & Associates, APC. She currently holds a CPA license in California and practices as a consultant for a regional firm in San Diego. She has been a lecturer at San Diego State University since 2019.