Barbering (Bennett Career Institute)

The Barbering Styling Course is a 1500 clock hour program of study which will include instruction on sanitation, sterilization, and safe work practices; implements, tools and equipment common to the barber profession; facial massage and treatment; shaving; haircutting and styling; mustache and beard design; hair coloring and chemical services; and other occupational requirements. BCI's Barber-Styling curriculum conforms to the requirements of the District of Columbia State Board of Barber and Cosmetology, and is designed to prepare student for a Barber license and profitable employment upon graduation. Field trips and participation are incorporated in the curriculum as well. Once the student has completed the program and passed the DC State Board of Barber examination or licensure he/she will be qualified to obtain employment as a Barber in a barber shop, as well as other opportunities. Bennett Career Institute (BCI) cultivates skilled professionals in cosmetology, barbering, instruction, management, and makeup artistry. They offer comprehensive programs to guide students through every aspect of their chosen curriculum, ensuring they are fully prepared to excel in their fields. BCI offers open enrollment, allowing students to enroll at any time throughout the year. Both day and evening classes are available to accommodate the needs of both full-time and part-time students.

Salary: Barbering (Bennett Career Institute)


Applicants must be able to provide the following documents:
1. High school diploma, GED, or valid transcripts
2. Birth certificate or social security card
3. Government-issued ID (driver’s license or state ID)

Application Requirements:

1. Complete a BCI Enrollment Application
2. Interview with an Admissions Representative