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Indiana State Board of Cosmetology Examiners Online Registration FAQs

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Getting Started »

Steps to Register »

Authorizations/Special Accommodations »

Test Day Preparations »

Customer Service »


Questions and Answers:

Getting Started

How do I log-in and register?
See FAQ: What are the steps for registration? or call 888-204-6190 to register by telephone.
What information or items do I need to have in hand to register online?
  • The exact name of the test you will be taking
  • Your ID to log-in
    Log-in using “INC” + your 6 digit Licence ID
    EXAMPLE: INC123456.
  • Your Password
    Your password is your Licence ID. (This is your Log-in ID without “INC”)

Steps to Register

What are the steps for registration?
  1. Just log-in.
    Your log-in ID is “INC” + your 6 digit Licence ID
    Your password is your Licence ID. (This is your Log-in ID without “INC”)
  2. Select “Schedule a Test” located under “My Tasks”
  3. Enter your telephone number and email address
  4. Select Test Program
  5. Select a test (from the dropdown menu)
  6. Select a test center (page will refresh)
  7. Select a date and time (page will refresh)
  8. Review your shopping cart and all registration material
  9. Pay for the exam (required at time of exam registration)
  10. Print your confirmation or write down your confirmation number

NOTE: You may want to print a copy of this page so that you have the list of steps in front of you while registering.

I cannot register — what’s wrong?

Please see Technical Advice FAQs.

ADA Requests

How can I make a special accommodation request?
Promissor will consider special accommodations for individuals covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Documentation of the need for the accommodation may be required. If you feel you need a special accommodation, you must contact Promissor at 1-800-274-3707.

Test Day Preparations

When do I need to arrive at the test center?

You must arrive 30 minutes prior to your appointment time. For example, if you are scheduled to test from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, you should arrive at the test center at 8:30 AM to allow time for the proctor to verify your identity and for you to get settled prior to testing.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are late for your scheduled exam appointment, you may have to reschedule your exam(s).

Customer Service

What do I do if I get stuck?

For all questions relating to the practical examination or licensure, please contact the State Board of Cosmetology Examiners by telephone at 317-234-3031 or by email at

Return to the Indiana State Board of Cosmetology Examiners informational page.