Career Technical Education » Barber/Stylist


Barbers, hairdressers, and cosmetologistsBarbers, hairdressers, and cosmetologistsBarbers, hairdressers, and cosmetologists



(1500 Hours)


Average Median Yearly Salary $25,100.00


The Barber/Stylist course prepares students to pass the California State Board Barbering exam to become a licensed barber. Emphasis will be placed on California State Board requirements, theoretical and technical instruction and practical operations. The Board of Barbering and Cosmetology defines Barbering as “the practice of shaving or trimming the beard, cutting the hair, and giving facial and scalp massages with oils, creams, lotions, or other preparations, either by hand or using mechanical appliances. Barbers are also trained in, shampooing, arranging, dressing, curling, waving, chemical waving, hair relaxing, or dyeing the hair or applying hair tonics, and in applying cosmetic preparations, antiseptics, powders, oils, clays or lotions to the scalp, face, or neck.”




Registration Fee Full Time Students (per semester):

PUSD Residents – Cash $3,000.00

PUSD Residents – Visa or Mastercard $3,250.00

Non-PUSD Residents - $3,500.00


Class Prerequisite:

GED or High School Diploma and Pass a Reading Test at the 9.0 Grade-level.


Days & Times:

M - F 8:00 am to 2:30 pm


Class Location: Village @ Indian Hill, 1460 E. Holt Ave. Pomona Entrance # 2 (909) 620-8277


Books Required: (Approx. $300.00)

For current textbooks names and ISBN numbers, please call our office at (909) 469-2333 for more information.


Materials Required: (Approx. $500.00)

Barber/Stylist Kit (Purchase at the time of registration.)


Additional Costs:

State Board of Barbering Examination

State Board Application Fee

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