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Office of Academic Affairs

Through the leadership of the associate dean for academic affairs, the Office of Academic Affairs works collaboratively with faculty, college leadership, central administration and professional nursing organizations to develop and support the academic direction of the college.

The mission of the Office of Academic Affairs is to foster an environment to educate professional and advanced practice nurses who exemplify excellence in clinical practice, scholarship, service, leadership and personal growth.

Accreditation Information

The Texas A&M College of Nursing has been accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education since 2009. Additionally, the baccalaureate and master’s programs are approved by the Texas Board of Nursing and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Our Team

Debra Matthews

Debra Matthews, Ph.D., RN
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs


Brian Holland

Brian Holland, Ph.D., MSN, BSN
Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Studies



Alisha Brickley
Administrative Assistant


Last edited by: tarpley 11/28/2017

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