Coastal Bend College

Beeville, TX 78102
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Coastal Bend College is one of the sixty public 2-year colleges in Texas. The campus is located in Beeville town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 4,463 students attend the school. Every year 24% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Coastal Bend College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $2,100, and fees were $546. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $2,100 and $546 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students4,463
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate40%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 12
Associate's degree 0 0
Certificate 3 19
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 83.9%
  • NCLEX-RN: 86.7%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1969 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$70/credit
In State Students$70/credit
Out of State Students$70/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $3,150 $3,150 $3,150
ADN 70 $4,900 $4,900 $4,900
BSN 125 $8,750 $8,750 $8,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 78% of Coastal Bend College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 62% $2,657
Other Federal Grant 1% $542
State Grant & Scholarships 24% $1,035
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 20% $867
Federal Student Loans 20% $2,847
Private Loans 1% $4,833

$7,725

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$7,441
$30,001 to $48,000$7,552
$48,001 to $75,000$9,322
$75,001 to $110,000$10,027
Over $110,000$10,144

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Student Population

4,463

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,664

Women

1,799

Men

35%

Full-time

65%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
68%
White
27%
Black/African American
3%
Asian
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Two or more races
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing.

Coastal Bend College
3800 Charco Rd
Beeville, TX 78102
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