The barbering program at our TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy teaches legendary techniques with modern updates to provide our barbering students with the most up-to-date and cutting edge education. We are committed to teaching our students to be proficient in their craft by giving them hands-on experience throughout their coursework. Straight edge razoring, clipper cutting, scissor cutting, hot towel service, are all covered in depth. Our course adds new age innovations such as customer service, gray hair coloring, grooming, and the business of barbering which enable us to graduate students who are well-versed and confident.

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2201 Uptown Loop Rd NE, Ste F, Albuquerque, NM 87110 | 505-842-8616 | Fafsa: 041624

Barbering Program Overview

  • Financial Aid
  • Program Details
  • Tuition

Financial Aid - available to those who qualify

Accreditation - NACCAS (National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts & Sciences)

FAFSA Code - 041624

Program Hours - 1,200*

Program Types - Full-time and part-time

Program Lengths - 9 months (full-time), 10 months (part-time)

Barbering Tuition - $12,000

More Info - Gainful Employment Disclosure

Barbering Program Options

At our TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy in Albuquerque, there are two barbering program options available to aspiring hair professionals:

Five-day Barbering Program - Our traditional education track, the full-time barbering program requires students to attend 5 days per week (Tuesday through Saturday), 35 hours per week (8:30AM-4:00PM), and can be completed in as few as 46 weeks!

Three-day Barbering Program - Our newest offering, a three-day barbering program, is a variation of a part-time barbering program. This three-day barbering program requires students to attend (31 hours per week) includes, Tuesday & Wednesday from 8:30am-7:00pm and Thursday 8:30am-8:00pm. Nights (23 hours per week-5-Day) includes, Monday through Thursday from 5:30pm-9:30pm and Saturday from 8:30am-4:00pm, and can be completed in as few as 70 weeks!

Start Dates

Day Schedule

January 9th

February 6th

March 6th

April 3rd

May 8th

June 5th

July 10th

August 7th

September 4th

October 2nd

November 6th

December 4th

Night Schedule

January 8th

February 5th

March 5th

April 2nd

May 7th

June 4th

July 9th

August 6th

September 3rd

October 1st

November 5th

December 3rd

Photo of barbering kit with tools

TONI&GUY Barbering Kit

To assist you in your education, our barbering school offers a student kit loaded with learning materials and professional-quality gear. If it will help you become a professional barber and give you the ability to create excellent cuts and styles, it’s in this kit – everything from shears, hair brushes, and clippers to mannequin heads, step-by-step tutorials, and so much more!

Our Barbering Classes

The structured barbering classes at our TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy are the venue in which students discuss theory and begin developing their skills. They are taught to approach barbering and client work creatively by becoming technically proficient in mens barbering techniques, haircutting, hair colouring and learning how to combine techniques. In addition to these technical skills, soft skills (like client relations) are also part of the barbering curriculum. Our focus is to educate our students on how to be confident behind the chair and be able to fulfill any salon request.

Barbering Career Preparation

At our TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy, we know that real-world experience often leads to real-world success for our aspiring hair professionals. This is why delivering hands-on hair services to salon clients in a true salon environment is such a large part of our barbering program.

Our barbering school provides the best in barbering techniques and skills to give our graduates the tools they need to succeed in the barbering business. Upon graduation, our barbering students will be equipped to pass the state board exam and earn their barbering license. With the right skills and knowledge, our barbering graduates will complete our program with the ability to become highly sought after and acclaimed in the barbering world.

2201 Uptown Loop Rd NE, Ste F, Albuquerque, NM 87110 | 505-842-8616 | Fafsa: 041624