The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences, Inc
NACCAS is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national agency for the institutional accreditation of postsecondary schools and departments of cosmetology arts and sciences, including specialized schools. Accreditation means that a school has met national standards of educational performance that have been established by an impartial nongovernmental agency. Accreditation of schools has been the most authoritative and reliable index of a school’s concern for integrity toward its students and quality education.
State of Wisconsin — Department of Safety and Professional Services
The Department of Safety and Professional Services and related professional boards protect the citizens of Wisconsin by ensuring the safe and competent practice of licensed professionals. We serve the public and the professionals we regulate by fairly administering education, experience, and examination requirements, setting professional practice standards, and ensuring compliance by enforcing occupational licensing laws. This site includes the Candidate Bulletin which describes the exam content.
Every occupation requires a different mix of knowledge, skills, and abilities, and is performed using a variety of activities and tasks. These distinguishing characteristics of an occupation are described by the O*NET OnLine The database defines the key features of an occupation, describing the day-to-day aspects of the job and the qualifications and interests of the typical worker, and wage and employment trends. (See each program listing for the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code).
As an Accredited School with The National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences, Inc (NACCAS) the Academy must assess the achievements of its programs and students on the basis of pass rates on examinations for licensure (70% min.), placement rates based on those who qualified for the licensing exam and are working on a temporary permit in addition to those who passed the exam and received licensure (60% min.) and program completion rates (50% min.). This Academy is proud to announce that it exceeds the required outcomes set by NACCAS with the following rates:
Completion(50%) min = 70.45%
Licensure(70% min.) = 100%
Placement (60% min.) = 83.87%
Gainful employment job placement rate is based on a date range of July 1, 2015 thru June 30, 2016. with this calculation for Gainful employment placement was 100% for that time frame. However for the reporting of our Accrediting Agency requirements the methodology calculation is different. For that requirement the report is calculated by January 1 2015 to December 31, 2015. Reporting on a year behind. The programs are then reported as a whole to the agency for placement, See panacheacademyofbeauty.com select placement rate tab for additional methodology requirements for accrediting agency.