Frequently used links inthe computer lab
Frequently used links
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The Student Success Center
The CBC Student Success Center (SSC) offer free services to help students improve academic skills and increase their chances for success. The SSC offers Internet access and computerized courses for review or testing. The network is available for word-processing assignments. Computer-assisted instruction is user friendly and easy to use even for those who are unfamiliar with computers. Testing is another function of the SSC. State approved exams used for placement are administered as announced throughout each semester. Other services include online study skills instruction, student advising, online library resources, tutoring, and online library resources. During the Summer the college is closed on Fridays.
The SSC at the Alice site is located in room 130. The library reference materials are also located within the center. The SSC staff is available for assistance during regular operational hours - Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Friday hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The SSC at the Beeville campus is located in the R. W. Dirks Student Services Building in V-138. Counseling, advising, testing, tutoring, and the TRiO Program. Student Support Services are also housed in the Beeville SSC. The General Education Development Tests (GED) is administered only at the Beeville SSC. They are normally administered on Monday and Thursday and appointments are required for all exams. The SSC staff is available for assistance during regular operational hours - Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Kingsville site houses student success services in rooms 102 and 112. Student advising is also provided through the center counselor or advisor. The SSC computer lab and study areas are located in room 102. The SSC staff is available for assistance during regular operational hours - Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The Pleasanton site houses student success services in rooms 120 and 121. The SSC staff is available for assistance during regular operational hours - Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. In addition, student instructor review sessions are coordinated by the SSC counselor and various instructors. Instructors make classes when a student instructor is available. Free courses are offered by the student services center via the Internet. These include topics in English, mathematics, reading, and study skills. Similar courses in the form of three-hour seminars are also offered for adults from the community enrolled in adult basic education. For details and specific information please call (361)354-2244. (Coastal Bend College does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability.)Page Revised on 5/14/13In July 2012 the Title V grant for the Student Success Center was able to purchase new furniture for students to utilize for study areas in Beeville.