Houston Barber Shcool Programs

Houston Barber School offers the following programs to its students:

Class A Barber

Clock Hours/Program Length:
1,000 Clock Hours
30 Weeks Full-Time; 34 Hours per Week*
50 Weeks Part-Time; 20 Hours per Week*
*Effective May 1st, 2020

Course Description:
The Class A Barber Program consists of 1,000 hours of instruction. The course includes a combination of theory classes, practical mannequin work, and actual hands on clientele practice. The program will ensure that basic skills to more advanced skills are gained, as individuals proceed through the course. The course also ensures that students are also trained and prepared in State Board licensing applications and evaluations

Cosmetology to Barber Crossover

Clock Hours/Program Length:
300 Clock Hours
8 Weeks Full-Time, 40 Hours per Week
15 Weeks Part-Time, 20 Hours per Week

Course Description:
The Cosmetology to Barber Crossover Program consists of 300 hours of instruction. The course includes a combination of theory classes, practical mannequin work, and actual hands on clientele practice. The program will ensure that basic skills to more advanced skills are gained, as individuals proceed through the course. The course also ensures that students are also trained and prepared in State Board licensing applications and evaluations.

Barber Instructor

Clock Hours/Program Length:
750 Clock Hours
20 Weeks Full-Time, 38 Hours per Week
38 Weeks Part-Time, 20 Hours per Week

Course Description:
The Barber Instructor program consists of 750 hours of instruction of technical instruction and practical operations covering teaching techniques, technical instruction and practical phases of a Barber Instructor.

Barber Instructor with One-Year Experience

Clock Hours/Program Length:
500 Clock Hours
13 Weeks Full-Time, 40 Hours per Week
25 Weeks Part-Time, 20 Hours per Week

Course Description
The Barber Instructor course consists of 500 hours of instruction of technical instruction and practical operations covering teaching techniques, technical instruction and practical phases of a Barber Instructor. Student must have one year of barbering experience prior to enrolling in course.

Please contact Houston Barber School for more information regarding these programs. All programs at Houston Barber School are designed to prepare students for the Texas state licensing written and practical examinations.

Textbooks for Class

Houston Barber School uses Milady from Cengage Learning in its purchasing of required texts. Students purchase textbooks through Houston Barber School. Below is a listing of the textbook information:

Class A Barber Program & Cosmetology to Barber Crossover Program:
Milady's Standard Professional Barbering Textbook, 6th Edition ISBN Number- 13: 9781305100558
Milady's Standard Professional Barbering Student Workbook ISBN Number- 13: 9781305100664
Milady's Standard Professional Barbering Exam Review ISBN Number- 13: 9781305100671

Barber Instructor Program & Barber Instructor with One Year Experience Program:
Master Educator, 3rd Edition Textbook- ISBN Number: 13: 9781133693697
Master Educator Exam Review ISBN Number: 13-9781133776598