requirements for graduates
In order for a student to graduate from their perspective course, he or she must have completed the minimum hours of training required by the N.J. State Board of Cosmetology, all written and practical exams and all clinical minimum requirements. Upon meeting the above requirements, and when all fees and charges have been satisfied, the student will receive a diploma from Artistic Academy reflecting his or her achievement.
To apply for State Licensing, a student must be at least 17 years of age, have a High School Diploma or its equivalent, and have completed the required hours of the course he or she graduated from.
tuition fees and charges
A statement of exact fees and charges is provided in the school catalog. The total costs include the following: Tuition, Tax, Equipment, Books, Uniform Tops and Registration Fees. Regulation shoes and uniform pants are not included in the total cost.
A student will incur additional fees required by the State Board of Cosmetology and Hairstyling. These fees are paid directly to the State Board and represent: $5.00 for registration, $5.00 for the student permit and a license/exam fee of $145.00 - $175.00. The fee is established by the licensing cycle the student shall enter which is determined by his/her graduation date.
Although a position is not guaranteed, Artistic Academy offers a lifetime placement assistance to both students and graduates to help them secure a permanent position. There is no charge to the student or graduate for this service. Posting of all available job opportunities is located in the reception area of the school. All students will be counseled on employment prior to graduation.