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• NOTE: NO personal items are to enter the testing center. PSI will not be responsible for any personal items and suggests that you leave them in a safe place of your choosing.
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• Please note: The practical portion of the exam is listed as OPTIONAL, since you are not required to take it at the same time you take the written portion. You MUST schedule to take it after you pass the written portion.
• TENNESSEE COSMETOLOGY AND BARBER INSTRUCTORS AND SCHOOL OWNERS ONLY. PSI and The Tennessee Board of Cosmetology and the Board of Barber Examiners, will be hosting a School Overview Meeting on August 18, 2017.Click Here for more information.<
 
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Effective February 1, 2018, the Cosmetology practical examination will be changing. Click here for the updated version.
Effective February 1, 2018, the Aesthetician practical examination will be changing. Click here for the updated version.
Effective February 1, 2018, the Natural Hair Stylist practical examination will be changing. Click here for the updated version.
Effective February 1, 2018, the Manicurist practical examination will be changing. Click here for the updated version.
Exam: TN Cosmetologist - 1010
Sponsor: TENNESSEE COSMETOLOGY
 
This program requires pre-approval before you can sit for the exam. Please follow the instructions listed in your Candidate Information Bulletin or application materials.
   
Portions  
Portion
TN Cosmetologist Practical  (170 minutes)   Practical Portion
TN Cosmetologist Theory  (120 minutes)  
 
Fee Cost($)
TN Cosmetologist Practical 70.00
TN Cosmetologist Theory 70.00
 
Retake Fee Cost($)
TN Cosmetologist Practical 70.00
TN Cosmetologist Theory 70.00
 
   
Other Information
  • Theory test can be taken on Computer.
    Practical test cannot be taken on Computer or by Paper and Pencil.
  • Kindly note that this is not an open book test.
  • Reschedule 2 days in advance before 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time.
  • Cancel 2 days in advance before 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time.
  • Schedule 1 day in advance before 4:00 PM Pacific Standard Time.
Mandatory Portions Practical Portion Practical Portion(s)