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Contact Information
Department of Public Health
321 E 12th Street
Lucas Building
Des Moines IA, 50319-0075(map)
Bureau of Professional LicensurePLPublic@idph.iowa.gov
P: (515) 281-0254
F: (515) 281-3121

License Details

Code Citation
IC, Chapter 157; 645 IAC 60, 61, 63, 64, 65
Who Applies
Persons wishing to provide electrologist services in Iowa.
When To Apply
After completion of educational and examinition requirements and before practice.
Initial Requirements
Graduation from an electrology program and a passing score on a national examination.
Duration
Two years.
Processing Time
30 days after all required materials are on file. Online renewal in real time.
Fee Structure
Initial Licensure: https://ibplicense.iowa.gov Renewal: https://ibplicense.iowa.gov Exam: Paid directly to the testing center.
Renewal Requirements
http://idph.iowa.gov/Licensure/Iowa-Board-of-Cosmetology-Arts-and-Sciences
Exam
National-Interstate Council of State Boards of Cosmetology Electrology Examination. Paid directly to testing center.
Additional Information
Persons wishing to provide electrology services in Iowa.
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