Indiana State Board of Cosmetology
This page contains specific information about testing for a Indiana State Board of Cosmetology license. Register for your next exam, find test information, or download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.
The Cosmetology examination is available in English or Spanish. The Manicurist examination is available in English, Spanish or Vietnamese. Candidates who would like to take the Spanish or Vietnamese version of an examination must indicate this when they contact the Customer Call Center to make a reservation or select the alternate language from the menu when making a reservation online. The alternate language must be selected at the time of reservation, otherwise the English version will be administered.
Examination Scheduling Information
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- Candidate Handbook (143 KB pdf)
The Candidate Handbook is the most comprehensive resource for prospective licensees.