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ADMISSIONS PREREQUISITES

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This school 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 actively recruit students already attending or admitted to another school offering similar programs of study.  We welcome all qualified individuals to apply for enrollment.

Applicants for admission into our barbering program must meet the following admissions prerequisites and must submit documentation as proof.

  1. Age:  All applicants for enrollment must be at least seventeen (17) years old.

    Documentation
    a.    Vital Statistics Birth Certificate

  2. Identity:  All applicants must submit a valid, government issued identification card.

    Documentation
    a.    Driver’s License
    b.    State Identification Card
    c.    Active-Duty Military/Veterans Identification Card

  3. Citizenship/Residency:  All applicants must be either a natural born US citizen or a legally authorized immigrant to the US.

    Documentation
    a.    Social Security Card
    b.    Unexpired Reentry Permit (1-327)
    c.    Permanent Resident Card or Alien Registration Receipt Card With Photograph (1-551)
    d.    Unexpired Refugee Travel Document (1-571)
    e.    Unexpired Employment Authorization Card Which Contains a Photograph (l-766)
    f.    Machine Readable Immigrant Visa (with Temporary 1-551 Language)
    g.    Temporary 1-551 Stamp (on passport or 1-94)
    h.    1-94 (Arrival/Departure Record) in Unexpired Foreign Passport
    i.    1-20 (Certificate of Eligibility for Non-immigrant, F-1, Student Status)
    j.    DS2019 (Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor, J-1, Status)

  4. Health:  All applicants must submit documentation proving that he/she is not infected with tuberculosis.

    Documentation
    a.    Tuberculosis Screening Results:  Screening must have been conducted in the last twelve (12) months.
    b.    Chest X-Ray:  X-Ray must have been conducted in the last twelve (12) months.

  5. Education:  All applicants must submit proof of high school graduation.

    Documentation
    a.    High School Diploma
    b.    GED/State Approved Alternative
    c.    Official School Transcript:  Must explicitly state applicant’s high school graduation date.
    d.    An academic transcript of a student who has successfully completed at least a two-year program that is acceptable for full credit towards a bachelor’s degree.
    e.    Foreign Applicants:  Should an enrolling student provide a foreign high school diploma; the institution will work with the student to obtain an English translation of the document along with confirmation that the education received is equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma.  This documentation must come from an outside agency.
    f.    Ability to Benefit:  This school does not admit students who have completed an Ability-to-Benefit evaluation.

  6. Transfer Students:  Transfer students must officially withdraw, if they have not already done so, from their previous school prior to applying for admission at Top of the Line Barber College.  

    Documentation
    a.    Transfer Hours:  Transfer students must submit must submit hours, via an official school transcript, to be considered for course credit prior to signing an enrollment contract.  The acceptance of transfer hours is at the discretion of the school and its faculty; additionally, transfer hours will be accepted except where prohibited by state law.  ANY TRANSFER STUDENT MUST ENROLL FOR A MINIMUM OF 500 HOURS.