The questions and comments below were submitted to our “Questions & Suggestions” box or sent via e-mail. Have a question? Let us know! All questions will be answered in person, in the newsletter, or in our Blog! How many degrees of Black Belt are there? Each style has it own standard. Most styles have 8-10 degrees. Once a person reaches 4th degree they are generally considered a “Master.” Should my child be practicing at home? Not necessarily. At the beginning levels, the program is designed so students who are attending regularly shouldn’t have to practice. As the student progresses to the intermediate and advanced levels, the need to practice will gradually increase. YOU GUYS ROCK!!! Thanks, we try.