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From the Desk of CBC President- COVID-19 Update: CTE Classes

March 16, 2020 

Coastal Bend College Students, Faculty, and Staff:

Coastal Bend College, like all community colleges, offer academic courses and Career Technical Education (CTE) courses. CTE courses require both classroom instruction and actual lab work.

Coastal Bend College will resume classes for CTE programs on Wednesday, March 18. Below are the measures taken to resume classes.

  • Dental Hygiene will run two labs with one lab for freshman students and the second lab for sophomore students. We will continue to adhere to CBC’s strict guidelines for seeing patients per the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).
  • Cosmetology, welding, oil and gas, and automotive classes will utilize social distancing in their lab space.
  • Nursing will have online and stagger schedule for simulation.
  • Radiology will have lecture online with clinicals remaining open. 

We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you apprised of new developments. 


Dr. Justin Hoggard 

CBC President