All students must have completed the 10th grade or its equivalent as required as required by the Florida State Board, or applicant must have a High School Diploma or its equivalent (G.E.D.).
A student who does not possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent must demonstrate the ability to benefit from the program.
Students entering Florida Academy of Beauty under the Ability to Benefits program are encouraged to pursue a GED. Anyone wishing to pursue a GED can inquire in the Administrative Office for the nearest location.
The ability to benefit must be determined prior to admission by scores of 200 verbal/210 quantitative on the Wonderlic WBST ability to benefit test, administered by an independent tester (ITA). The school may also accept qualifying results from other tests sanctioned by the U.S. Department of Education.