New student begin at Step 1.   

    Current students begin at Step 6. 

    Click on the link to view our Spring 2020 Dual Enrollment Calendar. 

    Click on the link to view our Fall 2020 Dual Enrollment Calendar  .  

    1. Apply.  Students will complete the ApplyTexas application but please note that processing time could take up to one-two weeks. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Dual Enrollment at (361) 354- 2723. *Please note, even though it is not required on the Apply Texas, students will need their SSN, and expected date of high school graduation. *Returning students: If you have not taken courses in a full academic year you will have to reapply to ApplyTexas.   

    Click here for instructions on Creating an ApplyTexas Account. 

    Click here for the instructions on how to complete a 2 Year Apply Texas Application . 

    Click here to view the Apply Texas Index 

    Click here to view the  Application and Registration Process & Questions. 

    2. Submit Official Transcript. "Official" transcript means it has the HS seal, Registrar's signature and must be in a sealed envelope from HS. Home-schooled students must provide a notarized typed record of the school subjects completed from the official curriculum provider used (hand-written documents will not be accepted). Please submit the official transcript to The Office of Dual Enrolment at 3800 Charco Rd., Beeville, TX 78102 or directly to the CBC Admissions Office through your high school electronic system. 

    3.Test Scores. Submit one of the following test scores: STAAR EOC, SAT, PSAT, ACT, or PLAN. These scores are used to determine if you are college-ready in Reading, Writing and Math. CBC does offer courses that are TSI exempt; please seek guidance from your assigned Dual Enrollment Specialist. To schedule your TSI assessment, contact the CBC Testing Center at (361) 354-2244 TODAY! 

    4. TSI Release Form. Dual Enrollment will now be using the TSIA Cross Institution Release Form for all high schools as a way to have students release their TSI scores to CBC upon completion of the exam. The testing department will handle the data retrieval of these scores. 

    5. Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination Proof. Texas Senate Bill 1107 requires all new entering students who are 21 years of age and under provide proof of a meningitis vaccination at least 10 days prior to the first day of classes. If you are attending courses at any CBC location (this does not include online or dual credit courses taught on the high school campus), you must provide proof that you have had the Bacterial Meningitis vaccination. All documents proofing the vaccinations needs to be submitted to admissions office via email to admissions@coastalbend.edu . You can also submit your record to Tina Casarez in the Admissions Department. Address: 3800 Charco Road Beeville, TX 78102; Phone: (361) 354-2256; Fax:(361) 354-2254 and Email: casarezt@coastalbend.edu . Click here for Bacterial Meningitis requirements, instructions, or exemptions.  

    6. DE Permission Form. **Please Complete the New Temporary Dual Enrollment Online Permission Form ".   

    Complete the Dual Enrollment Permission Form with your counselor and have your parent/guardian sign the form. Once all required parties have signed the form, please submit permission form to your high school counselor. If your counselor is not available, you can scan and email it to your assigned DE Specialist (contact information is located on the bottom of the DE homepage) or schedule an appointment with a Dual Enrollment Team member by calling (361) 354-2723. It is very important that your high school counselor is involved with the registration process if it is during the school year. For Summer registration, you can contact the Dual Enrollment Office for assistance if your counselor is not available. 

    7. Enroll in Dual Enrollment CoursesIf you are a NEW CBC student-- remember the first course you MUST enroll is EDUC 1300. Once the Office of Dual Enrollment receives your completed permission form; Then the DE Team will register you for your requested courses. We encourage you to schedule an appointment with your assigned DE Specialist (dedicated advisor) so you can learn more about your courses and your certificate/degree plan. Call: (361) 354-2723 or E-mail: dualenrollment@coastalbend.edu to schedule your DE appointment TODAY! Appointments can also occur at your high school if necessary. 
    8. Pay for your Course(s). If your high school does NOT pay for your Dual Enrollment courses; Please contact the CBC Business Office: (361) 354-2220; Other extensions 2222 & 2305, to pay for your tuition and fees. You can pay in person at any CBC location. 
    **Select Cougar Den Student's Point Of View for a better understanding of how to navigate on Cougar Den through a student's perspective.** 

     A.) Log in via Cougar Den: User Name = First Part of CBC Email; 
           Password = CBC ID #    
    • First part of your student email (EX:student1@study.coastalbend.edu) Student1 would be your user name.  
    • Password is your CBC Student ID number.  
    • You are able to access Blackboard through your Cougar Den.        
    B.)Find Campus Applications in the Blue Box on right hand column; click on Student Self Service    
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    C.)Click on Student Finance     
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    D.)Click Make a Payment    
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    E.)Click Continue to Payment Center  
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    F.)From here student may Enroll in Payment Plan or Pay in full 
    Please do not complete last step for the student/parent, this step must be completed by the fiscally responsible individual. 
    9.) Buy your Textbooks. Purchase your textbooks at the CBC bookstore at any CBC location or click here for the CBC Online Bookstore. If you need assistance you may contact the CBC Bookstore staff at (361) 354-2290. Click on Textbook Adoption 2019  to view the updated DE textbook list.  

    Mandatory Orientation is required for all new students at Coastal Bend College. There are three ways to complete this mandatory orientation:
    (1) Cougar Day. 
    Cougar Days is available at every CBC site location (Beeville, Alice, Kingsville and Pleasanton). 
    (2) Face-to-Face Orientation Workshop.   
    (3) Online Orientation. 
    You can view our CBC Mandatory Orientation Page for information on all three ways to complete Mandatory Orientation. 

    We also encourage all new students that are taking internet courses to view the Blackboard Orientation.This orientation is also available in your Blackboard account and can be completed at anytime.  
    If you have any questions or concerns regarding your Blackboard account, please contact Cynthia Abrigo at cabrigo@coastalbend.edu or call (361) 354-2508. NOTE: Your courses can not be viewed in Blackboard until the first day of class. Also, you must be registered for courses to view them in Blackboard. If you are unsure about your enrollment, please view your schedule on your Cougar Den.