February 5, 2023

Coastal Bend College

The latest official news from CBC!

Coastal Bend College Introduces Online Course: Grant Writing Suite

Coastal Bend College has a program that makes it easy to take high-quality, noncredit online courses. Coastal Bend College has partnered with ed2go to offer hundreds of online, instructor-led courses and is pleased to announce the launch of “Grant Writing Suite.”

A to Z Grant Writing will teach you how to raise funds that are needed. This course focuses on schools, religious institution, nonprofit organizations, and municipalities that seek grants from corporations and foundations. In the second course, you will learn how to write a grant proposal. In the final course, you will learn how to become a grant writing consultant and help others.

This course is part of Coastal Bend College’s growing catalog of more than 300 instructor-facilitated online courses. Through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students, participants in these courses gain valuable knowledge at their convenience. They have the flexibility to study at their own pace combined with enough structure and support to complete the course. And they can access the classroom 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection.

New sessions of each course run every month. They last six weeks, with two new lessons being released weekly (for a total of 12). courses are entirely Web-based with comprehensive lessons, quizzes, and assignments. A dedicated professional instructor facilitates every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback, and facilitating discussions.

Other courses available through ed2go follow.

Resume Writing Workshop

Create an effective resume or improve the one you already have. Transform your resume into a powerful tool that will get you interviews. This workshop will lead you through a self-assessment series so you will have extensive knowledge about the product you are marketing–YOU! Learn different resume formats, how to write an employment objective, and tricks to writing persuasive cover letters. Make the most of your work experience. Know what to reveal in a resume and what to keep to yourself.


Introduction to Criminal Law

This course will give you a beind-the-scenes look at criminal law through the perspective of prosecutors, paralegals, and defense attorneys. Crime areas examined range from theft to murder to conspiracy. The trial of a criminal case will be analyzed and explained. Towards the end of the course, you will learn about different types of criminal defenses, sentencing and appeals.


To learn more, call Coastal Bend College at (361) 354-2768 or go to www.coastalbend.edu/ce for more information.