• Coastal Bend College Pinning & Commencement

  • The deadline to apply for Spring semester graduation is Monday, October 9, 2023, 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 2023 commencement and nursing pinning exercises on the Beeville Site.

    Graduation will be live stream at coastalbend.edu/live

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

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

    Ceremony-May 11th 

    2:00 p.m. 

    Pinning & Commencement Ceremony 


    Vocational Nursing & Nursing (Traditional and Bridge) 

    Ceremony - May 12th 

    10:00 a.m. 



    Associate of Arts, Cosmetology, Dental Hygiene, Forensic Science,  Law Enforcement 


    High Schools:  Austin, Falfurrias, Hebbronville, H.M. King, Karnes City, Kaufer, Mission, Premont, Raymondville 

    2:00 p.m.



    Associate of Science, Accounting, Architecture & Civil Engineering, Business Management, Business Technology, Computer Technology, Criminal Justice, Drafting & Design, Early Education & Development, Oil & Gas Technology, Radiologic Technology  


    High Schools: A.C. Jones, Alice, Benavides, Floresville, Kenedy, Orange Grove, Poth, San Diego, San Marcos, South Texas, Woodsboro  

    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. 

    Rehearsal - May 10, 2023 2 p.m. 

    Peter S. Marecek Physical Fitness Center (Gym).  Please check cougar email for more details in future.  

    Graduation FAQs 

    PTK 2023  Pinning 2023 
    Commencement 2023 10.a.m
    Audio out from 58:46 - 1:05:08 mark.
    Our apologies for the technical issues during the LIVE stream. 
    Commencement 2023 10 a.m.