Due to the quantity of information covered in each class, it is imperative that the student attends class. All work missed due to absences must be made up. Failing to make up work or assignments will result in a zero. Students are required to maintain 80% attendance during the course of the program, however in order to graduate attendance must be at 100%. If overall attendance is less than 80% hours may be made up during makeup hours or after program completion at a rate of $11 per hour.
Theory, practical, and clinic work are used to determine academic progress. A student must maintain a 80% grade point average in each required course in order to meet the minimum academic requirements of the school.