Victoria’s Academy of Cosmetology Welcomes Transfer Students

Student Transfers

Victoria’s Academy welcomes students transferring from other schools with less than 500 creditable hours. However, the Academy does not, and will not recruit students already attending or enrolled at another school offering similar programs of study. Transfer students can start the first Wednesday of Any Month.

A maximum of 700 hours may be accepted as transfer credit. In order for 700 hours to be credited the student must take the Academy’s exams and pass with a 76% or more on each written and practical. Any score less than 76% will still allow 50% of their hours, up to a maximum of 500 hours, to be credited. If a student choses not to test, they may still transfer 50% of their hours, not to exceed 500 hours. No elective, business or extra hours will be credited.

Withdrawn students are encouraged to re-enroll after thirty (30) days and all creditable hours will be accepted, as long as proper procedures were followed when they withdrew and it is within ninety (90) days of official withdrawal date. If longer than ninety (90) days, students may re-enroll but must follow the transfer policy.
In the case that a student wishing to transfer decides, after taking the exam, not to attend Victoria’s Academy they will forfeit the exam fee. Otherwise the exam fee will be considered the students $100.00 registration fee.

Transfer students must meet all general enrollment criteria in addition to the following:

Hours previously earned must be documented and certified by the forwarding school.
Students from Washington schools must be terminated in ergometrics school portal to have hours transferred according to Washington State Department of Licensing.
Hours must be creditable according to the Washington State Department of Licensing WAC’s and RCW’s. No elective, businss or extra hours will be credited unless they were earned at Victoria’s Academy.
Tuition cost for transfer students will be calculated on an individual basis, depending on how many hours are transferred.

Enrollment applications are available at Victoria’s Academy during business hours. An application will be mailed upon request and is available for download from this web site by clicking on “Enrollment Application”.