Get the training you need to work independently and set your own hours as a licensed barber. 

This 513-hour adult barbering professional training program will prepare students to take the licensing exam and enter the workforce upon graduation. Barbers are in high demand with a double-digit projection in job growth during the next five years.

Students will learn the following from a licensed master barber at the Albany Career and Technical School campus in our state-of-the-art cosmetology labs:

  • Various hair cutting techniques
  • Shampooing
  • Shaving and styling facial hair
  • Facial massages