Melissa Sanders head shot.

Melissa Sanders

Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing

Teaching Focus: Clinical Education

Education: B.S.N., College of the Ozarks, 2015; M.S.N., Southwest Baptist University, 2020; CNE, National League of Nursing; MEDSURG-BC, American Nurses Credentialing Center; RNC-OB, National Certification Corporation


Mrs. Melissa Sanders is an Assistant Professor of Nursing at College of the Ozarks. Her professional career includes clinical education, medical-surgical, family practice nursing, and maternal child nursing. Mrs. Sanders’ research interests are reducing compassion fatigue, nurse burnout in nursing students, and novice nurses active learning techniques in nursing education.