Success in barbering is more than just creativity and style, it’s also being able to run a business. In The Hair Arts Institute’s barber program you can build barbering skills and business awareness. And you can learn all this in a classroom setting where you’ll have a small student-to-teacher ratio, a client experience that mimics industry standards from day one and in a school culture designed to bring out the best in our students. We want you to wake up each day excited and hungry to learn more and challenge yourself. To do that, we’ve created a school where our students feel safe, supported and have every opportunity to be at peak performance. You can change your path, your skills and your life with the right mentors, tools and knowledge! We invite you to come meet us in person to experience this firsthand and feel confident you’ve found the right place for you.
"I have had a business relationship with Rick Bennett, one of their founding educators, for over two decades. Knowing his passion for quality and creative learning, I can attest that the Hair Arts Institute will prepare dedicated students to achieve the highest standards in the industry.
"They are the most successful team of hairdressers I have worked with. Their passion and technique, as well as their traditional barbering knowledge, will be pushing the boundaries of hairdressing at the Hair Arts Institute."
"As the former Senior Creative Director of the Sassoon Academy and founder and creative director of the renowned SR Education program, it is my personal and professional opinion that the Hair Arts Institute is one of the elite centers of hair design in North America. Any passionate prospective student will learn the modern skills needed to be successful in their craft and in our diverse industry.
At the Hair Arts Institute, students not only learn the technical skills needed to succeed in the beauty and barbering industry but also modern business fundamentals. Our curriculum includes courses in marketing, sales, financial management, and customer service, among other topics.
These courses are designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to operate a successful business or advance their careers in the industry.
At Hair Arts Institute, we understand that each student comes to us with their own set of skills, interests, and career goals. Our programs are designed to educate our students on how to tailor techniques to each individual client. Our experienced instructors work with students to identify their strengths and areas for improvement and provide personalized instruction and feedback to help them achieve their goals.
While the Hair Arts Institute cannot guarantee employment for Graduates, assistance in finding suitable employment is provided by posting area job openings. Students also receive classroom training on how to write a resume, complete an employment application, and prepare for an effective interview. This is an excellent opportunity for our students to obtain professional salon exposure, secure future employment, and easily transition from school to work.
Our barber program is 1500 hours, meaning you could be licensed in as little as eleven months.
Yes! We offer financial aid for those who qualify. For more information, contact us or check out our financial aid page.
Currently, we only offer full-time for our barbering program. For more information about what our full-time schedule entails, contact us!
Start your future in barbering with Hair Arts Institute. Before getting started, it’s important to note the following requirements:
We can’t wait to meet you and help you get started on your barbering goals.