PRE- ENROLLMENT INFORMATION AND GENERAL RULES
“As a prospective student, you are encouraged to review our catalog prior to signing an enrollment agreement. You are also encouraged to review the School Performance Fact Sheet, which must be provided to you prior to signing an enrollment agreement.”
Applicants are advised to call the Institution for an appointment to discuss admission requirements and procedures. Each applicant will be interviewed individually so that the Institution may better understand the career goals of the applicant, and the applicant can better understand the programs that the Institution offers.
Although general rules are reviewed during orientation, students are individually responsible for knowledge of all Institution rules and regulations including student conduct, attendance, make-up work, termination, etc. published in this catalog or communicated by the administration via written notices. Students must be aware that criteria for admission and/or graduation may differ depending upon the individual program. Some programs demand more stringent requirements than others. For more detailed information, contact the respective department.
ADMISSION POLICIES AND REQUIREMENTS
Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy does not discriminate in its employment, admission, instruction, or graduation policies on the basis of sex, age, race, color, religion, or ethnic origin nor does it recruit students already attending or admitted to another school offering similar programs of study. The school requires that each student enrolling in a Cosmetica Beauty and Barbering Academy program must:
1. Must be at least 16 years of age.
2. Have a valid State or Government issued I.D.
3. Present a valid Social Security card or an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)
a. If the student is unable to provide proof of SSN/ITIN at the time of enrollment he/she may still be admitted only after signing a “Social Security/ITIN Disclosure Form”.
4. Provide proof that you meet one of the following:
a. Have a high school diploma, or its equivalent, a transcript showing high school completion.
b. Have a GED certificate.
c. Have evidence of completion of home schooling.
d. Have evidence that verification of a foreign student’s high school diploma has been performed by an outside agency that is qualified to translate documents into English and confirm the academic equivalence to a U.S. high school diploma. Should an enrolling student provide a foreign high school diploma, the student is responsible for obtaining an English translation of the document along with confirmation that the education received is equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma.
e. Have passed the ability-to-benefit test.
Students lacking the High School Diploma or its equivalent, must be at least 16 years old at the time of enrollment and must be 17 years old at the time of application for The Board of Barbering and Cosmetology test (Compulsory school attendance in California), must have completed the 10th grade education level or its equivalent as required by the Board of Barbering & Cosmetology and pass an Ability to Benefit test prior to admission.
For Master Teacher Training program, applicant must poses a High School Diploma, GED or its Equivalent a transcript showing high school completion, be over the 18 years of age and have a license in the field of desire teaching from the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology to enroll in this program.
Note: The Board of Barbering and Cosmetology requires that you disclose information regarding misdemeanors and felonies. If this applies to you it is your responsibility to let an Admissions Representative know and provide a copy of the criminal record.