Category: Allied Health


CBC’s Nursing Department Accepting Applications for Spring LVN to RN Bridge Program

The Coastal Bend College (CBC) Nursing Education Department is providing interested students with an LVN to RN Bridge Program option online. Students who have already obtained their licensed vocational nursing (LVN) level I certificate will have the opportunity to gain…

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month

At any age, it is important to have a daily oral health routine to help prevent cavities and periodontal disease. In fact, 80 percent of Americans have some form of periodontal disease, according to American Dental Hygiene Association. Regular visits…

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Vocational Nursing Night Classes in Pleasanton

The CBC Vocational Nursing Program teaches the skills needed to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse.  The Nighttime LVN program is 16 months, enrollment varies per cohort, and classes are from 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm Tuesday thru Friday and varied hours…

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CBC’s Dental Hygiene Clinic Accepting Patients for Fall 2019

Members of the community and surrounding areas are invited to take advantage of the low cost dental services available at Coastal Bend College’s Dental Hygiene Clinic. Appointments are available Mondays and Wednesdays only. CBC’s Dental Hygiene students, under the supervision…

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100% Pleasanton Vocational Nursing Pass Rate on NCLEX

The May 2019 graduates of the Coastal Bend College (CBC) nursing program in Pleasanton was perfect! One hundred percent of the vocational nurse candidates passed the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) on their first attempt – a special achievement. This…

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