Last chance to take nursing entrance exam for fall start

Potential Coastal Bend College vocational and professional nursing students interested in starting in Fall 2012 must take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) now. All future nursing students who have not taken the test must contact a test coordinator in Alice, Beeville, Kingsville or Pleasanton for test dates and times. Contact the TEAS test coordinator at the campus where you wish to take the test.

A.C. Jones High School sophomore parents invited to dual credit info session

Coastal Bend College and A.C. Jones High School will host the annual Sophomore Class Passport Program on Feb. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Marecek Physical Fitness Center in Beeville. Dual credit students who are Bee County residents can take tuition-free college classes. Parents interested in learning about dual credit opportunities available for high schoolers are encouraged to attend and take part in a parent’s panel discussion. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Jennifer Linney at (361) 354-2722 or jcoker@coastalbend.edu or call the high school counseling office.

College closed for holiday break

Coastal Bend College will close on Friday, Dec. 16, 2011 at 5 p.m. for the winter holiday break. The college will reopen on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012 at 8 a.m. Faculty will return on Monday, Jan. 9, 2012.

Register now for Spring 2012

Students planning to attend classes at Coastal Bend College starting in January 2012 may register now at www.coastalbend.edu. A bacterial meningitis vaccination, with the last shot in the series administered no less than ten days before the start of classes, is required for new and transfer students and those returning after a break of at least one semester. For more information or to register now, go to www.coastalbend.edu.

Register Now for Spring

Students planning to attend classes at Coastal Bend College starting in January 2012 may register now at www.coastalbend.edu. A bacterial meningitis vaccination, with the last shot in the series administered no less than ten days before the start of classes, is required for new and transfer students and those returning after a break of at least one semester. For more information or to register now, go to www.coastalbend.edu.