This program prepares students for licensing as a Barber. The Barbering program requires 1,500 hours of comprehensive training in all facets of the Barbering Industry. Courses focus on theoretical fundamentals, practical manipulative skills, business knowledge, career development in the field, and the professional and ethical training needed for licensing through the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology.
Prepared with excellent entry-level and some advanced skills, students are able to work in many facets of the Barbering industry. Skyline College's Barbering program is approved by: California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. Admissions Procedures and Requirements: The Barbering Certificate of Achievement requires the completion of a special application packet to be considered for admission. Admission applications are not considered for acceptance until all documents have been completed and received by the Office of Admission and Records.
For further information on the Barbering Program please visit the Cosmetology program website.
Career Opportunities: Barber, Independent contractor, Mens haircutting specialist
Program Learning Outcomes:
Upon Completion of Degree requirements, students will be able to:
The projections for completers includes 50 per cohort.
The program goal is occupational and is for students to be qualified to sit for and to pass the state licensing exam in barbering and to obtain employment as a barber.
The Barbering Program is designed to be three semesters and a full-time day program created to be completed efficiently and with student-centered design principles.
BARB 701 Barbering Fundamental Concepts - 6 units
BARB 702 Barbering Techniques and Hair Design Concepts - 6 units
BARB 703 Barbering Chemical Concepts - 3 units
BARB 704 Barber Intermediate Concepts - 6 units
BARB 705 Business and Barber Shop Experience - 9 units
BARB 706 Barber Advanced Concepts - 6 units
BARB 707 Barber Shop and Licensure Prep - 6 units
(Y1 or S1)
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