Melissa McCoy

Melissa McCoy, Davis & Elkins College

Melissa McCoy
Associate Professor of Nursing
Location: Eshleman Science Center 307
Phone: 304-637-1207

What I Find Rewarding About D&E:

I enjoy working with the students. They are at the center of all we do at D&E. I also enjoy working with my colleagues and the incredible amount of knowledge they possess.


  • M.S. Nursing Specializing in Family Nurse Practitioner, Radford University, Radford, Va.
  • B.S. Nursing, Bluefield State College, Bluefield, W.Va.
  • A.S. Nursing, Bluefield State College
  • Certified Advance Cardiac Life Support, Basic Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support


  • Registered Nurse, Critical Care, more than 17 years

Teaching Areas: 

  • Nursing, Disruptions in Health II
  • Nursing, Disruptions in Health III
  • Nursing, Concept Synthesis

Research Interests/Professional Activities: 

  • Member, National League for Nursing
  • Member, West Virginia League for Nursing
  • Member, American Nurses Association
  • Member, West Virginia Nurses Association
  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau (International Honor Society of Nursing)