Hey Californian! Do you want to be a cosmetologist? That means you have to pass the cosmetology state board in California. 😳
You have to take a practical exam and a written exam. Most people pass the practical exam. They know how to cut and color hair.
But the California written cosmetology exam? It’s hard. It’s 100 timed, multiple choice questions.
Lots of people fail. We can help you pass!
Cosmetology State Board California: Results by School
First, take a look at the examination results for California cosmetology schools.
(This list also includes California schools that offer barber, cosmetologist, manicurist, and esthetician training.)
But we’re focused on cosmetology. So be sure to scroll down to see the most current results for cosmetology schools. Hint: Look in the third column for “cosmetology.”
- Pass-fail rates for the written cosmetology state board exam
- Pass-fail rates for the practical cosmetology state board exam
Next find your school and see what percentage of students passed.
All California cosmetology schools are listed in alphabetical order. Some of the statistics are pretty scary.
What are the pass-fail rates for your school? This is important information—for students and for educators.
Pass the Cosmetology State Board California exam!
We’re here to make sure YOU can pass the cosmetology state board in California! First try. 🙌
Don’t get scared. Get prepared.™
We’re the Filmbook® State Board app.
If you’re a beauty school educator, we’re here for you, too. We want your cosmetology students to pass. And your school to showcase fantastic state board results.
You see, here at Filmbook, we know cosmetology school is expensive. And state board is stressful.
That’s why the Filmbook State Board app offers you the most affordable, the most effective state board prep you can find.
The Filmbook State Board app has UNLIMITED practice quizzes on ALL state board topics.
And it includes specific questions on California laws and rules.
In fact, the Filmbook State Board app has 42 questions from the state of California cosmetology laws and rules BUILT RIGHT IN to the quizzes on our app.
All this state board preparation is just $4.99/month. 🤗
PSA: You’ll find all sorts of practice tests for the cosmetology state board in California … for like 10 times this price.
Instead, why not take a free cosmetology practice test?
Or have a look at some sample California cosmetology laws and rules practice questions below!👇
Quiz Questions to Prepare You for the Cosmetology State Board in California
Here’s another practice state board question. This tests your knowledge of California cosmetology laws and rules.
Let’s try one more practice question, specific to the California cosmetology exam:
What’s on the California Cosmetology State Board Exam?
Here are the details:
Hair Care and Services (40% of the exam)
- Client consultation, analysis and documentation for hair care services
- Tools used in hair care services
- Hair care
- Hair design
- Chemical services
Scientific Concepts (30% of the exam)
- Infection control and safety practices
- Human anatomy and physiology
- Basic chemistry of products used in cosmetology
Skin Care and Services (15% of the exam)
- Client consultation, analysis and documentation for skin care services
- Tools used for skin care services
- Facial skin care services
Nail Care and Services (15% of the exam)
- Client consultation, analysis and documentation for nail care services
- Tools used in nail care services
- Knowledge of principles, procedures and safety for basic manicure and pedicure
- Knowledge of principles, procedures and safety for application, maintenance, and removal of nail enhancements
Got all that?
We do. In an app.
California Cosmetology Laws and Rules Practice Questions: INCLUDED
The Filmbook State Board app has 42 questions from the state of California cosmetology laws and rules.
They are included in the unlimited quizzes.
All you have to do is specify that you’ll be taking the cosmetology exam in California when you subscribe. It’s easy.
Filmbook State Board: Helping You Pass the California Cosmetology Exam!
The Filmbook State Board app can help you pass your cosmetology exam!
No matter what school you go to! When you subscribe, here’s what it includes:
- ALL state board topics
- State-specific laws and rules quiz questions
- Unlimited, randomized, multiple choice state board quizzes
- Step-by-step state-board films
- Cosmetology theory, clearly explained
- Built-in cosmetology exam book
- A read-out-loud option
- Designed for the way artists learn—visually!
Here’s a sample page on human anatomy:
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Get ready today for the biggest test you will EVER take. BTW, cramming doesn’t work.
All you do is pull out your phone. Open up your Filmbook State Board app. And start quizzing yourself—until you can score a 80%. Or better. You’ll be in great shape for the California state board exam.
State board. State of total confidence.™
In a Different State? Not Taking the Cosmetology Exam in California?
Not a problem! You can unlock laws and rules quiz questions specific to YOUR state when you subscribe.
- Taking your state board exam in Texas? The Filmbook State Board app includes 47 Texas laws and rules questions.
- Studying for the cosmetology exam in Virginia? The Filmbook State Board app includes 53 questions on Virginia state laws and rules.
- Live in Florida or Missouri? We have 49 state-specific cosmetology laws and rules questions built right in.
- Studying cosmetology in Tennessee? We have 48 specific questions on Tennessee cosmetology laws and rules.
- Going to cosmetology school in Arizona? The Filmbook State Board app includes 46 questions on Arizona state laws and rules.
These are just examples. Our goal is to help ALL of YOU pass the cosmetology exam.
Finally, a few thoughts from your friends at Filmbook:
Keep a kind heart. Look out for one another. And remember: Diversity is what makes us beautiful.