Body Modification Program Admissions Process

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To be admissible into the program, applicants must meet ALL the requirements in either category:

General Admission:

– Be 18 years of age or older at the time of application; AND

– Possess a High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

Mature Admission:

– Be 19 years of age or older; 

– Do not have a previously awarded High School Diploma or GED.


– Provide a sample of hand drawn artwork (if applicable to specialization)

– Obtain a passing score of 267 on the Basic Skills Assessment Exam if Diploma/GED cannot be provided.


* See Admission Requirements.*

The following is to be included with your application. *Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.*

– Provide proof of High School Diploma OR GED

– Completed Questionnaire for the preferred Specialization

– Sample Artwork (Tattoo Specializations Only), see below for instructions:

– No Color

– Hand Drawn, No Photocopies/tracing

– Pencil or Charcoal

– 5×7 inches minimum

– The piece should include some form of:

– Writing

– Straight Lines

– Curved Lines

step 2: Basic Skills Assessment

**If a copy of your Diploma OR GED could not be provided upon application, the BSA Exam is required – This will be booked at the time of application.**

The following items are required upon Successful BSA Completion:

  • If English is not Primary: proof of English Skills for ESL: 15+/30, IELTS 4.5+, TOEFL iBT 40+, current within 3 months. ***This is the Applicants responsibility to provide. Failure to provide will result in an automatic Admission Denial.***
  • Government Issued Photo ID;
  • Birth Certificate;
  • Social Insurance Card/Number.
step 3: notice of admission status

Once the application has been reviewed, BSA Completed (if applicable), documents have been submitted, you will receive an email providing Notice of Admission Status within 2 weeks of Interview/Testing Completion.

If Admissible, this email will include the following:

– Acceptance Letter

– Course Start Date Reminders

– Payment Deadlines (Statements of Account)

– Contract(s)

**If we are unable to issue an offer of admission, the applicant will be notified by email of the admission decision, the reason(s) for it, and advice for gaining admission in the future.**

step 4: enrollment confirmation

Once ALL documents have been received: You will receive an email Confirming Enrollment within 2 weeks. This email will contain the following:

This Email will Contain:

– Student Handbook

– Tuition Payment Deadline

– Statements of Account (if applicable)