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INSTRUCTOR CEU REQUIREMENTS SUSPENDED: Due to Covid-19, the Board has issued a Proclamation suspending the provisions of Miss. Code Ann. Section 73-7-15 (5) and the provisions of Board Rule 6.2(A), as applicable to the year 2020, and for the year 2021, until further notice. View Proclamation

Our Mission

The mission of the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology is to regulate the instruction and practice of cosmetology and related professions by establishing rules and regulations relating to qualifications for licensure and procedures for the administration of examination prior to licensure, and by establishment of rules and regulations setting forth sanitation requirements for the operation of cosmetological establishments, for the benefit of the consumer and for the public health.


RULES & REGULATIONS WORKSHOP

The Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology will be holding a Rules & Regulations Workshop to discuss potential revisions to current MSBC Rules, Regulations, & Statutes on Sunday, April 11, 2021, at 1:00 PM & Monday, April 12, 2021 at 9:00 AM, on the 12th floor of the Robert E. Lee Building, located at 239 North Lamar Street, Jackson, MS  39201. All topic suggestions must be in writing & emailed to info@msbc.state.ms.us by Noon, Friday, April 10, 2021 to be considered.


APRIL 2021 BOARD MEETING

The Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology will be holding their next monthly board meeting April 19, 2021, at 9 AM, on the 12th floor of the Robert E. Lee Building, located at 239 North Lamar Street, Jackson, MS 39201. All agenda requests must be emailed to info@msbc.state.ms.us or postmarked no later than Monday, April 12, 2021 to be considered.


NEW – APPROVED CEU PROVIDER AND COURSE LISTING!

MSBC is excited to announce a new page on our site for approved CEU courses and providers. Click here to get started!


ATTENTION THEORY TESTING CANDIDATES

CANDIDATES THAT RECEIVED APPROVAL LETTERS FOR THEORY EXAMINATION PRIOR TO JULY 22, 2020.

UNDER TESTING TAB, THEORY TESTING, CLICK REQUEST APPROVAL FOR THEORY TESTING.

After completing, you will receive an email from Prometric with username, password, and instructions to schedule your theory exam.

FACE MASKS ARE REQUIRED AT ALL TESTING SITES. CANDIDATES WITHOUT A FACE MASK WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO TEST OR RECEIVE A REFUND.

You may not provide cosmetology, manicure, or esthetician services in the State of Mississippi without a current and valid Mississippi license.

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