Course Information


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Entrance Requirements

Applicants must be 17 years of age by the time the course is completed.

Proof of completing the 10th grade.

Copy of birth certificate or drivers license.

Transcript or HS diploma.

Foreign Documents


Location and facilities:

Located just off the Independence Square, 214 N. Osage between Truman

Road and Maple Street.  Two blocks from the main bus line.  The building

floor space includes a reception area, administrators office, clinic, facial room,

dispensary, classroom, break room and two restrooms.


What to Expect:

We are closed Saturday and Sunday.

Class teaching and testing: Theory classes are held on Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Classes consist of reading the chapter with the class, discussion, use of overhead projector, videotapes, hand out chapter papers, and lab work.  All tests require a grade of 70% to pass and consist of true/false and multiple choices. Retesting is permitted with Instructor approval.

Students progress at their own pace. 

Finals: passing grade is 85%.


State Board testing is now held weekly in the following cities:

Week 1:  St. Louis, Missouri

      Week 2:  Kansas City, Missouri

           Week 3:  Jefferson City, Missouri

      Week 4:  Springfield, Missouri.

You are responsible for the test fee of $150.00.


Class Schedules:

Classes begin the second Tuesday of each month. 

We are open five (5) days a week, Monday through Friday.

Our hours are: 8:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m. Monday and Friday, and 8:00 a.m. till 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.  No Saturdays.

We are closed May 31st, August 9th, August 29 to September 6th, November 25th and 26th and December 24th.


Graduation Requirements:

Upon satisfactory completion of required State Board practical and theory hours, with

a FINAL passing grade of 85%, the student will receive a diploma and be eligible to

take State Board Examinations.