4713-5-28 Attire for applicants taking examinations at the board.

(A) All applicants shall wear professional clothing when scheduled to take the state exam at the board exam center.

(1) Applicants shall be dressed in professional attire in order to be admitted to the testing center.

(2) Clothing that is comfortable and practical for work, such as pants or a skirt or a school uniform and clean shoes are acceptable attire. A clean smock or apron may be worn over professional attire.

(3) Excluded from the definition of "professional attire" are tank tops, t-shirts with offensive language, beach wear, torn, dirty or tattered clothing or clothing that reveals the midriff or lower back and clothing that is extremely low cut.

(B) An applicant not admitted to the test center due to attire shall be dismissed, and required to reschedule for the state examination. Students dismissed due to attire on a second occasion shall be dismissed from the examination, and shall be required to pay a reschedule fee before being permitted to reschedule for an examination.

Effective: 02/28/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 02/28/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4713.08(A)(13)
Rule Amplifies: 4713.44, 4713.45