• Welcome to the CBC Nursing Education Department!


  • The Nursing Department is proud to announce  several articulated pathways to a nursing education.
    • Note: If you are interested in applying for the nursing program, begin your Hepatitis B injection series as soon as possible as it can take up to six months to complete.
    • Begin your Admission Process with TEAS Exam (September-April)
    • You are allowed 3 attempts to take the TEAS Exam (check campus test dates) 
    • Application will be granted after becoming TSI Reading complete and scoring 55 (VN) or 70 (RN) or better on the TEAS Exam.
    • Application Deadline varies according to Start Date
    • Next Class for the Vocational Nursing Program May 2019, at each campus based on space availability
    • Next Class for the LVN to RN Bridge Program tentatively is August 2019, based on faculty and availability

  • Nursing Education Department Administration 

    Registered Nursing/Vocational Nursing 
    Director of Nursing Program
    Charlene Bell PhD, MSN, RN, CNE 
    830-569-4222 x1208
    Assistant Dean of Allied Health 
    Loana Hernandez 
    FAX (361)453-4566
    Nursing Program 
    Support Specialist  
    Sarah Hagerty
    FAX (361) 354-2226
    CNA Program 
    Administrative Assistant to the Assistant Dean of Allied Health  
    Cora Sain 
    FAX (361) 354-2226