All CBC locations to host Kids College 2019

Coastal Bend College (CBC) is excited to announce that Kids College 2019 will take place at the Beeville, Alice, Kingsville, and Pleasanton locations from Monday, June 10 through Thursday, June 20. Kids College will run from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. and is open to students in the completed grades of 1-5. The theme of this year’s Kids College is “Space Adventure”. Kids College participants will be exposed to the college environment which includes science … Continue reading All CBC locations to host Kids College 2019

CBC Alice Recognizes Academic Excellence at Spring PTK Induction

Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) Rho Lambda chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently hosted a spring induction ceremony to honor its newest members on April 30 at the CBC Alice site. PTK is an international academic honor society that promotes scholarship amongst two-year college students. PTK provides students with the opportunity to develop a specific skill set focused on honor, leadership and service. In order to be eligible for PTK membership, students must successfully complete … Continue reading CBC Alice Recognizes Academic Excellence at Spring PTK Induction

FAQs for Graduation

Coastal Bend College’s (CBC) annual commencement ceremony will take place on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 6:00 p.m. The ceremony will take place at the Peter S. Marecek Physical Fitness Center on the CBC Beeville Campus located at 3800 Charco Road. Graduates from the Beeville Campus, and the Alice, Kingsville, and Pleasanton sites will participate in the annual commencement exercises. Students’ family and friends, as well as community members, are … Continue reading FAQs for Graduation

CBC Alice Students honored at Annual Student Awards

Coastal Bend College (CBC) Alice recently hosted the Annual Student Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 30. The ceremony was hosted in honor to recognize students for their scholastic achievements in their academic and/or workforce courses. The following students received recognition for their academic excellence during the spring 2019 semester: Julie A. Betancourt- Outstanding Academic Achievement in Law Enforcement Katherine R. Carrillo- Outstanding Achievement in U.S. History Nicholas Charles- Outstanding Performance in English II Angela G. … Continue reading CBC Alice Students honored at Annual Student Awards

NCLEX Pass Rate

     The May 2018 graduates of the Coastal Bend College (CBC) nursing program in Alice were perfect! One hundred percent of the vocational nurse candidates passed the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) on their first attempt – a rare achievement. This comes after having the highest record number of LVN and RN graduates in May.      The NCLEX national average pass-rate for VNs is 88% (which includes major university nursing programs); some special … Continue reading NCLEX Pass Rate