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Interested in exploring your creative side in the field of barbering? Our barbering program will teach you the latest in men’s cutting, coloring & shaving. You’ll learn style basics and foundations of haircutting which will prepare you to offer clients services from basic to trendy.

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An Education on Men’s Styling & Grooming

IOT’s Barbering program provides hands-on training for students in the theories, techniques, and practices involved in the Barbering field. Students will learn the fundamentals of hairdressing, which include haircutting, chemical processes, hair color, and finish work.

Additionally, students will be introduced to skin care, facials, straight razor techniques, and shaving processes.

Students who successfully complete the program will be documented as “Graduate” and as proof of such accomplishment will receive a DIPLOMA.

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Student Supplies

An iPad, e-textbook, instructional material, student kit, pre-app for state board, state board kit and uniforms are required and available for purchase.

What can I do with the Barbering program?

Graduates from this program will be prepared to contribute in a broad range of entry-level occupations in the Barbering field including:

  • Barbers
  • Hairstylists
  • Skincare Specialists
  • and more!
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Where Can I Study?

Number of Students Enrolled: 34
Number of Students Graduated: 20
ACCSC Graduation Rate: 61%
Number of Students Placed in their field of Study: 5
ACCSC Employment Rate: 26%
Employment Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between March 1, 2019 and February 28, 2020 are included in this calculation. 5% of the graduates (or 1 graduate), have been included in the employment rate calculation, which have been waived for employment for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic employment rates.

Number of Graduates Taking Exam: 11
Number of Graduates Passing Exam: 10
ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 91%

Program Cost: $16,320.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 88 quarter credit hours

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Graduation and Employment Rates for this program across all campuses.

BPPE 150% Graduation Rate: 47%
BPPE Placement Rate: 43%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 150% of normal program length and were scheduled to graduate in 2019 are included in this calculation. 12.5% of the graduates, (or 1 graduate), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, become incarcerated, are called to active military duty, are international students that leave the United States or do not have a visa allowing employment in the United States, or are continuing their education in an accredited or bureau-approved postsecondary institution. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education regulations for calculating annual programmatic placement rates.

BPPE License Examination Pass Rate: 38%

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC CodeOccupation
39-5011Barbers
39-5012Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
39-5091Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
39-5092Manicurists and Pedicurists
39-5093Shampooers
39-5094Skincare Specialists

Number of Students Enrolled: 34
Number of Students Graduated: 20
ACCSC Graduation Rate: 61%
Number of Students Placed in their field of Study: 5
ACCSC Employment Rate: 26%
Employment Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between March 1, 2019 and February 28, 2020 are included in this calculation. 5% of the graduates (or 1 graduate), have been included in the employment rate calculation, which have been waived for employment for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic employment rates.

Number of Graduates Taking Exam: 11
Number of Graduates Passing Exam: 10
ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 91%

Program Cost: $16,320.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 88 quarter credit hours

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Graduation and Employment Rates for this program across all campuses.

BPPE 150% Graduation Rate: 47%
BPPE Placement Rate: 43%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 150% of normal program length and were scheduled to graduate in 2019 are included in this calculation. 12.5% of the graduates, (or 1 graduate), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, become incarcerated, are called to active military duty, are international students that leave the United States or do not have a visa allowing employment in the United States, or are continuing their education in an accredited or bureau-approved postsecondary institution. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education regulations for calculating annual programmatic placement rates.

BPPE License Examination Pass Rate: 38%

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC CodeOccupation
39-5011Barbers
39-5012Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists
39-5091Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance
39-5092Manicurists and Pedicurists
39-5093Shampooers
39-5094Skincare Specialists