Current through March 20, 2022

(1) The minimum passing scores on all examinations held by the board shall be seventy percent (70%).
(2) The school a student attends for sixty percent (60%) or the greatest percentage of all hours, including hours obtained through an apprenticeship program, will be the school responsible for the pass/fail ratio.
(3) A student who graduates from a licensed school must pass all examinations no more than three (3) years after passing the initial theory examination. All scores of any passed examinations after that date will be vacated and the graduate must retake and pass the initial theory examination.
(4) Apprenticeship students shall complete instructional hours and pass the initial theory examination prior to initiating apprenticeship activities in a salon, shop, or establishment.


Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 0440-01-.09
Original rule certified June 10, 1974. Repeal and new rule filed February 23, 1983; effective March 25, 1983. Amendment filed February 21, 1986; effective March 23, 1986. Amendment filed August 5, 1986; effective September 19, 1986. Amendment filed August 17, 1992; effective October 1, 1992. Repeal and new rule filed July 10, 1997; effective September 23, 1997. Amendment filed May 25, 2004; effective August 8, 2004. Amendment filed September 2, 2015; effective 12/1/2015.

Authority: T.C.A. ยง 62-4-105(e).

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