The Cosmetology to Barber Program is designed to prepare licensed cosmetologists for the Barber state board licensing exam. The course offers training in barbering skills and their practical applications preparing graduates for entry-level employment in a barber shop. You must hold a current cosmetology license to enroll in this program.
The training encompasses all phases of clipper cuts, shaving or trimming the beard, facials, scalp massage, permanent waving, hair relaxers, hair color, bleaching, toning and cutting and fitting hair pieces. Both theoretical and practical applications are taught by the instructional staff and supplemented by special classes. Opportunities for supervised practical work with the public are provided.
General – (100 Hours)
History and fundamentals of barbering, shaving, honing, and stropping, skin, scalp and hair care. Clipper cutting, hair styling and haircutting men’s hairpieces (sales and service). Barber laws and rules and regulations.
Chemical – (100 Hours)
Permanent waving, hair relaxers, hair color, bleaching, and toning.
Physical – (100 Hours)
Haircutting and Clipper cutting (male and female), shaving (beards and mustaches), hairpiece fitting.
Paper copies of our graduation rates, placement rates, and median student debts are available upon request.