Coastal Bend College Pinning & Commencement

The deadline to apply for Spring semester graduation is Monday, February 5, 2024, for all degrees and certificates.

The application for graduation can be found by visiting this link.

Reminder: Students run the risk of not having their name printed in the commencement program and a delay in processing their graduation audit when applying for graduation late.

Congratulations, and best wishes to all students completing their final semester at CBC!

-Coastal Bend College Graduation Committee

Candy J Fuller
Director of Admissions/Registrar
Coastal Bend College

Graduates from the Beeville, Alice, Kingsville, and Pleasanton sites will participate in the Spring 2024 commencement and nursing pinning exercises on the Beeville Site.

Graduation will be live stream at

NOTE: You may only walk if you marked "Yes" to the question: Do you plan to participate in the graduation ceremony?

NOTE: Please check CBC email for ticket information.

Contact Info: Candy J. Fuller, 354-2251, Toll free: 866-722-2838, Ext. 2251

Nursing Pinning/Commencement Ceremony - May 9, 2024 2:00 p.m.

Ceremony - May 10, 2024

10:00 a.m. - Traditional Students
Associate of Arts, Cosmetology, Esthetician, Forensic Science, Dental Hygiene

Dual Credit - High Schools

Falfurrias, Freer, HM King, Kaufer, Premont, Raymondville

1:00 p.m. - Traditional Students
Associate of Science, Radiologic Technology

Dual Credit - High Schools
Hebbronville, Lasara, Pettus, San Marcos

4:00 p.m. -
 Traditional Students
Automotive, Business Management, Business Technology, Child & Education Studies, Computer Information Technology, Oil & Gas Technology, Welding Technology

Dual Credit - High Schools
A.C. Jones, Agua Dulce, Alice, Benavides, Floresville, Grace Temple Christian Academy, Karnes City, Orange Grove, San Diego

Commencement & Nursing Pinning Guest Seating

Doors will open one (1) hour prior to the ceremony. CBC will be incorporating a guest ticketing system. Information will be sent via email. Student will only be allowed 4 tickets. Children 4 & under do not require tickets.

Rehearsal - May 2024 - TBD
Peter S. Marecek Physical Fitness Center (Gym). Please check cougar email for more details in future.

Graduation FAQs (TBA)