The purpose of the Barbering program is to prepare a student for employment as restricted barbers or barbers. Instruction is designed to qualify students for employment upon successfully passing the State of Florida Restricted Barber or Barber License Examination.  

HOURS

1,200, approximately one year (42 weeks-AM, 63 weeks-PM)

Program Start

Fall/Spring 40 Weeks

COST

Tuition is approximately $5,927 (plus books and fees (PDF))

Day/Night

  • Day
  • Night

TESTING REQUIREMENTS

Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (PERT)

Meeting Days

  • Monday – Thursday
  • Monday – Thursday

LOCATION

MTC East Campus

Meeting Times

  • 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

STARTING SALARIES

Vary, ranging from $17,927 to $47, 401*

*Based on local industry information.

 

RECENT EMPLOYERS OF GRADUATES

  • Flash Cutz Hair Studios
  • For Gentlemen Only Barbershop
  • Head Doctors Barbershop
  • Parker Barbershop
  • Sam Rou & Company

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Barbering Master Plan of Instruction
(PDFopens in a new window)

  • Barbering laws and rules
  • Hairstyles and Haircutting
  • Mustache and beard design
  • Facials and Shaving
  • Chemical texture and color services
  • The science of hair and skin
  • Professional development and entrepreneurship

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS 

State of Florida Restricted Barber or Florida Barber License

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Barbershops
  • Salons
  • Spas
  • Sales / Product Representative
  • Trainers/Instructors
  • Traveling Platform Artists
  • Cruise Ships
  • Resorts
  • Spas
  • Entrepreneur

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS

RACHELL SERJAK

Instructor

Dual-Licensed Cosmetology and Barbering, Developed/Taught MTC Barbering Program, Instructor at MTC Since 2014.

AUSTIN PARKER

Instructor

Owner/Barber of Parker’s Barbershop, Instructor at MTC Since 2018.

STEPS TO ENROLLMENT

  • ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION
  • AND/OR INTERVIEW WITH INSTRUCTOR
  • APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID, IF APPLICABLE
  • COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION
  • MEET WITH AN ADMISSIONS ADVISOR
  • FILL OUT YOUR PROGRAM’S SUPPLEMENTAL PACKET, IF APPLICABLE
  • PAY YOUR APPLICATION FEE

ADDITIONAL FORMS

Supplemental Packet (PDF)

BOOK LIST

Tuition is approximately $5,732, plus books and fees (PDF)

ONLINE COMPONENT

N/A