Cosmetology Exam Statistics, Fiscal Year 2015 (September 2014 - August 2015)

Fiscal Year 2015 (Year Total)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 9,089 7,296 16,385 55.47% 973
Operator Practical 8,170 703 8,873 92.08% 833
Manicurist Written 3,409 2,742 6,151 55.42% 304
Manicurist Practical 3,215 344 3,559 90.33% 162
Esthetician Written 2,269 1,287 3,556 63.81% 187
Esthetician Practical 2,181 63 2,244 97.19% 137
Manicure-Esthetician Written 42 65 107 39.25% 6
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 37 1 38 97.37% 2
Eye Lash Written 90 35 125 72.00% 6
Eye Lash Practical 84 11 95 88.42% 10
Hair weaving Written 16 27 43 37.21% 3
Hair weaving Practical 11 2 13 84.62% 2
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 355 459 814 43.61% 34
Instructor Practical 305 81 386 79.02% 40
TOTAL 29,273 13,116 42,389 69.06% 2,699

 

September 2014

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 733 638 1,371 53.46% 82
Operator Practical 728 73 801 90.89% 82
Manicurist Written 342 237 579 59.07% 24
Manicurist Practical 286 24 310 92.26% 13
Esthetician Written 209 123 332 62.95% 14
Esthetician Practical 188 8 196 95.92% 13
Manicure-Esthetician Written 2 3 5 40.00% 1
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 7 2 9 77.78% 0
Eye Lash Practical 8 2 10 80.00% 0
Hair weaving Written 2 3 5 3.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 3 0 3 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 32 47 79 40.51% 3
Instructor Practical 34 2 36 94.44% 3
TOTAL 2,574 1,162 3,736 68.90% 235

 

October 2014

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 615 554 1,169 52.61% 59
Operator Practical 658 60 718 91.64% 77
Manicurist Written 301 222 523 57.55% 23
Manicurist Practical 294 25 319 92.16% 18
Esthetician Written 192 101 293 65.53% 17
Esthetician Practical 212 1 213 99.53% 10
Manicure-Esthetician Written 2 5 7 28.57% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 11 4 15 73.33% 0
Eye Lash Practical 3 1 4 75.00% 0
Hair weaving Written 2 3 5 40.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 27 36 63 42.86% 1
Instructor Practical 36 6 42 85.71% 1
TOTAL 2,354 1,018 3,372 69.81% 206

 

November 2014

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 605 526 1,131 53.49% 66
Operator Practical 530 30 560 94.64% 48
Manicurist Written 284 157 441 64.40% 13
Manicurist Practical 260 22 282 92.20% 9
Esthetician Written 171 92 263 65.02% 17
Esthetician Practical 131 4 135 97.04% 8
Manicure-Esthetician Written 3 9 12 25.00% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 6 0 6 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 4 2 6 66.67% 0
Eye Lash Practical 10 0 10 100.00% 0
Hair weaving Written 1 1 2 50.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 25 31 56 44.64% 1
Instructor Practical 24 4 28 85.71% 1
TOTAL 2,055 878 2,933 70.06% 163

 

First Quarter (September - November 2014)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 1,953 1,718 3,671 53.20% 207
Operator Practical 1,916 163 2,079 92.16% 207
Manicurist Written 927 616 1,543 60.08% 60
Manicurist Practical 840 71 911 92.21% 40
Esthetician Written 572 316 888 64.41% 48
Esthetician Practical 531 13 544 97.61% 31
Manicure-Esthetician Written 7 17 24 29.17% 1
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 6 0 6 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 22 8 30 73.33% 0
Eye Lash Practical 21 3 24 87.50% 0
Hair weaving Written 5 7 12 41.67% 0
Hair weaving Practical 5 0 5 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 84 114 198 42.42% 5
Instructor Practical 94 12 106 88.68% 5
TOTAL 6,983 3,058 10,041 69.54% 604

 

December 2014

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 550 493 1,043 52.73% 69
Operator Practical 595 52 647 91.96% 77
Manicurist Written 271 157 428 63.32% 36
Manicurist Practical 284 29 313 90.73% 8
Esthetician Written 162 103 265 61.13% 6
Esthetician Practical 218 5 223 97.76% 12
Manicure-Esthetician Written 0 4 4 0.00% 2
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 2 0 2 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 8 0 8 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Practical 3 1 4 75.00% 2
Hair weaving Written 0 2 2 0.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 31 43 74 41.89% 5
Instructor Practical 28 3 31 90.32% 3
TOTAL 2,152 892 3,044 70.70% 220

 

January 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 498 464 962 51.77% 56
Operator Practical 508 47 555 91.53% 52
Manicurist Written 320 172 492 65.04% 24
Manicurist Practical 186 30 216 86.11% 9
Esthetician Written 152 101 253 60.08% 10
Esthetician Practical 132 4 136 97.06% 10
Manicure-Esthetician Written 3 5 8 37.50% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 3 0 3 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 7 6 13 53.85% 2
Eye Lash Practical 10 1 11 90.91% 1
Hair weaving Written 1 1 2 50.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 25 42 67 37.31% 3
Instructor Practical 18 12 30 60.00% 1
TOTAL 1,864 885 2,749 67.81% 168

 

February 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 657 494 1,151 57.08% 72
Operator Practical 513 44 557 92.10% 72
Manicurist Written 239 136 375 63.73% 12
Manicurist Practical 226 42 268 84.33% 17
Esthetician Written 181 110 291 62.20% 10
Esthetician Practical 140 6 146 95.89% 16
Manicure-Esthetician Written 0 5 5 0.00% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 2 0 2 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 6 8 14 42.86% 0
Eye Lash Practical 3 0 3 100.00% 0
Hair weaving Written 0 4 4 0.00% 1
Hair weaving Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 20 30 50 40.00% 1
Instructor Practical 11 6 17 64.71% 7
TOTAL 1,968 885 2,853 68.98% 208

 

Second Quarter (December 2014 - February 2015)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 1,705 1,451 3,156 54.02% 197
Operator Practical 1,616 143 1,759 91.87% 201
Manicurist Written 830 465 1,295 64.09% 72
Manicurist Practical 696 101 797 87.33% 34
Esthetician Written 495 314 809 61.19% 26
Esthetician Practical 490 15 505 97.03% 38
Manicure-Esthetician Written 3 14 17 17.65% 2
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 7 0 7 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 21 14 35 60.00% 2
Eye Lash Practical 16 2 18 88.89% 3
Hair weaving Written 1 7 8 12.50% 1
Hair weaving Practical 2 0 2 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 76 115 191 39.79% 9
Instructor Practical 57 21 78 73.08% 11
TOTAL 5,984 2,662 8,646 69.21% 596

 

First Half (September 2014 - February 2015)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 3,658 3,169 6,827 53.58% 404
Operator Practical 3,532 306 3,838 92.03% 408
Manicurist Written 1,757 1,081 2,838 61.91% 132
Manicurist Practical 1,536 172 1,708 89.93% 74
Esthetician Written 1,067 630 1,697 62.88% 74
Esthetician Practical 1,021 28 1,049 97.33% 69
Manicure-Esthetician Written 10 31 41 24.39% 3
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 13 0 13 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 43 22 65 66.15% 2
Eye Lash Practical 37 5 42 88.10% 3
Hair weaving Written 6 14 20 30.00% 1
Hair weaving Practical 7 0 7 100.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 160 229 389 41.13% 14
Instructor Practical 151 33 184 82.07% 16
TOTAL 12,998 5,720 18,718 69.44% 1,200

 

March 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 840 599 1,439 58.37% 81
Operator Practical 601 61 662 90.79% 59
Manicurist Written 267 158 425 62.82% 17
Manicurist Practical 347 42 389 89.20% 12
Esthetician Written 227 131 358 63.41% 22
Esthetician Practical 206 9 215 95.81% 9
Manicure-Esthetician Written 3 2 5 60.00% 1
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 4 2 6 66.67% 0
Eye Lash Practical 10 1 11 90.91% 0
Hair weaving Written 1 4 5 20.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 25 37 62 40.32% 3
Instructor Practical 21 4 25 84.00% 5
TOTAL 2,552 1,050 3,602 70.85% 209

 

April 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 1,138 788 1,926 59.09% 85
Operator Practical 664 60 724 91.71% 66
Manicurist Written 217 275 492 44.11% 15
Manicurist Practical 263 31 294 89.46% 9
Esthetician Written 171 97 268 63.81% 9
Esthetician Practical 208 10 218 95.41% 15
Manicure-Esthetician Written 6 10 16 37.50% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 8 2 10 80.00% 1
Eye Lash Practical 5 0 5 100.00% 0
Hair weaving Written 0 1 1 0.00% 2
Hair weaving Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 24 36 60 40.00% 7
Instructor Practical 18 5 23 78.26% 3
TOTAL 2,723 1,315 4,038 67.43% 212

 

May 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 1,144 941 2,085 54.87% 98
Operator Practical 950 44 994 95.57% 62
Manicurist Written 251 291 542 46.31% 35
Manicurist Practical 216 20 236 91.53% 13
Esthetician Written 226 104 330 68.48% 23
Esthetician Practical 173 4 177 97.74% 10
Manicure-Esthetician Written 6 4 10 60.00% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 8 0 8 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 3 2 5 60.00% 0
Eye Lash Practical 7 1 8 87.50% 2
Hair weaving Written 3 3 6 50.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 37 38 75 49.33% 5
Instructor Practical 17 8 25 68.00% 4
TOTAL 3,041 1,460 4,501 67.56% 252

 

Third Quarter (March - May 2015)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 3,122 2,328 5,450 57.28% 264
Operator Practical 2,215 165 2,380 93.07% 187
Manicurist Written 735 724 1,459 50.38% 67
Manicurist Practical 826 93 919 89.88% 34
Esthetician Written 624 332 956 65.27% 54
Esthetician Practical 587 23 610 96.23% 34
Manicure-Esthetician Written 15 16 31 48.39% 1
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 9 0 9 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 15 6 21 71.43% 1
Eye Lash Practical 22 2 24 91.67% 2
Hair weaving Written 4 8 12 33.33% 2
Hair weaving Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 86 111 197 43.65% 15
Instructor Practical 56 17 73 76.71% 12
TOTAL 8,316 3,825 12,141 68.50% 673

 

June 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 735 660 1,395 52.69% 152
Operator Practical 1,010 84 1,094 92.32% 103
Manicurist Written 329 327 656 50.15% 42
Manicurist Practical 239 21 260 91.92% 11
Esthetician Written 196 100 296 66.22% 19
Esthetician Practical 185 6 191 96.86% 11
Manicure-Esthetician Written 4 4 8 50.00% 2
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 0
Eye Lash Written 20 4 24 83.33% 0
Eye Lash Practical 16 0 16 100.00% 0
Hair weaving Written 3 2 5 60.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 1 0 1 100.00% 1
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 37 49 86 43.02% 3
Instructor Practical 26 12 38 68.42% 3
TOTAL 2,802 1,269 4,071 68.83% 347

 

July 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 846 577 1,423 59.45% 79
Operator Practical 697 79 776 89.82% 69
Manicurist Written 291 313 604 48.18% 24
Manicurist Practical 304 13 317 95.90% 15
Esthetician Written 203 118 321 63.24% 23
Esthetician Practical 213 2 215 99.07% 14
Manicure-Esthetician Written 7 5 12 58.33% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 2 0 2 100.00% 2
Eye Lash Written 8 2 10 80.00% 3
Eye Lash Practical 5 2 7 71.43% 3
Hair weaving Written 3 3 6 50.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 1 2 3 33.33% 0
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 34 32 66 51.52% 1
Instructor Practical 36 10 46 78.26% 2
TOTAL 2,650 1,158 3,808 69.59% 235

 

August 2015

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 728 562 1,290 56.43% 74
Operator Practical 716 69 785 91.21% 66
Manicurist Written 297 297 594 50.00% 39
Manicurist Practical 310 45 355 87.32% 28
Esthetician Written 179 107 286 62.59% 17
Esthetician Practical 175 4 179 97.77% 9
Manicure-Esthetician Written 6 9 15 40.00% 0
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 12 1 13 92.31% 0
Eye Lash Written 4 1 5 80.00% 0
Eye Lash Practical 4 2 6 66.67% 2
Hair weaving Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Hair weaving Practical 2 0 2 100.00% 1
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 38 38 76 50.00% 1
Instructor Practical 36 9 45 80.00% 7
TOTAL 2,507 1,144 3,651 68.67% 244

 

Fourth Quarter (June - August 2015)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 2,309 1,799 4,108 56.21% 305
Operator Practical 2,423 232 2,655 91.26% 238
Manicurist Written 917 937 1,854 49.46% 105
Manicurist Practical 853 79 932 91.52% 54
Esthetician Written 578 325 903 64.01% 59
Esthetician Practical 573 12 585 97.95% 34
Manicure-Esthetician Written 17 18 35 48.57% 2
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 15 1 16 93.75% 2
Eye Lash Written 32 7 39 82.05% 3
Eye Lash Practical 25 4 29 86.21% 5
Hair weaving Written 6 5 11 54.55% 0
Hair weaving Practical 4 2 6 66.67% 2
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 109 119 228 47.81% 5
Instructor Practical 98 31 129 75.97% 12
TOTAL 7,959 3,571 11,530 69.03% 826

 

Second Half (March - August 2015)

License Type Pass Fail Total Pass Rate No Show
Operator Written 5,431 4,127 9,558 56.82% 569
Operator Practical 4,638 397 5,035 92.12% 425
Manicurist Written 1,652 1,661 3,313 49.86% 172
Manicurist Practical 1,679 172 1,851 90.71% 88
Esthetician Written 1,202 657 1,859 64.66% 113
Esthetician Practical 1,160 35 1,195 97.07% 68
Manicure-Esthetician Written 32 34 66 48.48% 3
Manicure-Esthetician Practical 24 1 25 96.00% 2
Eye Lash Written 47 13 60 78.33% 4
Eye Lash Practical 47 6 53 88.68% 7
Hair weaving Written 10 13 23 43.48% 2
Hair weaving Practical 4 2 6 66.67% 2
Wig Written 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Wig Practical 0 0 0 0.00% 0
Instructor Written 195 230 425 45.88% 20
Instructor Practical 154 48 202 76.24% 24
TOTAL 16,275 7,396 23,671 68.76% 1,499