So you want to be a “barber”?


Compare the difference!

Typical Barber School

  • 1,800 hours
  • Experience limited to hair services only
  • Focuses primarily on men’s services
  • Specialized training in shaves
  • Once licensed, you can get a job at barber shops or salons
  • Takes much longer to become a barber instructor

Craft’s Classic Cosmetology

  • 1,500 hours- learn more in less time
  • Licensed to do hair, nail  and skin services, including facials, makeup, etc.
  • Well-rounded in services for men and women
  • Specialized training in shaves
  • Once licensed, you can work at salons or dual licensed barber shops
  • Takes as little as 4 months to become a licensed cosmetology instructor