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TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGUALTION (TDLR) STATE BOARD EXAM
All graduates must pass a State Board Examination to receive a license to practice in Texas. The exam is offered in several cities including Harlingen, McAllen and the San Antonio area. The written exam is offered at 17 sites around the state including Harlingen and San Antonio. The institution will assist in scheduling the examination, however, costs related in taking the examination is the responsibility of the student.
TDLR Sec. 1603.255 Early Examination
The department, on written request by a student, may provide for the early written examination of an applicant for a Class A barber certificate, a teacher’s certificate, or an operator license who has completed at least 1,000 hours of instruction in a department-approved training program.