What is a Passing Score?

As long as you receive a grade of 75% or better and payment processes successfully, you will receive your certificate of completion.

Is my Information secure?

Yes! Our website is secured by Thawte, we use SSL encryption, and we never share your information with third-parties. We are also National Better Business Bureau Accredited.

How many times can I take a quiz?

You have as many attempts as you need at the quizzes built within the course. Don’t stress if it takes you a couple of tries-no one sees your quiz results or number of attempts. If you do not obtain the required passing grade on a quiz you will be provided with two options. The first is to immediately retake the quiz without review. The second is to click download course material and refresh yourself on the course material and give it another go.

Why is there a timer in my course?

Some states have a regulatory requirement called a “seat timer.” What this means is they want for you to have been an active participant in the course for the approved number of credit hours before Elite will be able to issue or submit proof of completion for the course.  The time you must sit in the course is based on the state’s requirement. Example: TX cosmetology requires 50 minutes for every hour, so for a 3 hour course you must have an active time of 2 1/2 hours. Elite will not assess a seat timer requirement in a course unless Read more

How long does it take to get my certificate?

Accounts must be paid in full and courses completed before Elite can issue a certificate of completion. For Online courses: With few exceptions, your certificate of completion will be posted directly to your Elite account upon course completion.  You will be able to print your certificate immediately after successful payment has processed. For Live Seminars: Certificates for live seminars will be emailed within 4 business days of completion of the seminar. For Mailed in Tests: Certificates are emailed to you the same day we process your test. Always be sure to check your junk/spam folder as sometimes they do get Read more

Do you notify state board of my course completions?

Some states require that Elite submit roster completion information directly to their state licensing agency. Some states do not require this information of Elite, and it is then the licensees responsibility to maintain course completion history in the event the state requests proof of course completion. Please go to www.elitecme.com, choose your state and profession, select a course and scroll down to the FAQ section and here is where you will see if Elite reports your hours to the board. Elite always recommends students keep detailed records of their course completion history regardless of whether or not we report to the state Read more

How many hours does my state require?

This varies by state, license type and license level. Also, the number of mandatory/core and elective hours vary dependent upon state, license type and license level. To find out how many hours your state/license type requires, choose your state and profession, choose the course you are wanting to take, scroll down to FAQ’s and here is where you will locate how many hours are required to be in compliance with your CE.