BARBERING - NEW JERSEY

Barbering
IN
New Jersey

Think you have what it takes to battle with Jersey’s hottest barbers? Just check this video out before you start talking big game. And once you’re humbled by their “shear” awesomeness, let’s talk barber college options, so you can get licensed and prepare to make your own mark in the Garden State. As you know, barbers are more than people who cut hair. They are recognized, respected and relied on in their communities. On top of that, there are many ways to this career: by working for yourself, or in an existing shop with more flexible hours than a standard 9-5.

So, where do we fit in? We have helped students locate cosmetology schools that offer barbering programs in their area for years now. Below, you will find the quick info you need to know about hours required for licensure, and that kind of thing. If you’re ready to view schools, you can easily use the search box above, or scroll through the listings below. Either way, we try to keep it simple – so you can find what you need and move forward in your career. Cool? Good. Now let’s keep going…

State License Requirements
900
Hours

When you submit your barbering application, you must pay a $50 application fee and a $60 licensing fee. The licensing fee is only $30 if you are in the second year of a licensing cycle. You also have to verify that you have completed at least 900 hours of training at an approved barbering school. You can then take your written and practical exams.

 

Learn more below:

New Jersey State Board of Cosmetology and Hairstyling

Education Details

When you compare barbering programs in New Jersey, you should first look at learning outcomes the courses aim to achieve. You should seek courses that cover New Jersey laws and regulations for safety and sanitation. And, you will want to learn advanced skills, such as coloring, facial treatments, and beard grooming, for instance.

New Jersey barbering courses may cover these topics: •

  • Tools and equipment •
  • Hairpieces •
  • Skin disorders •
  • Safe work practices
License Renewal
0
License Renewal Hours
2 Years
License Renewal Period

Once you start working as a barber in New Jersey, you’ll want to do everything you can to stay on top of renewal. Here’s the skinny on renewing in New Jersey: This must be done every two years in even-numbered years, and includes a fee of $60. This license renewal falls under the cosmetology license for this state. So you will have to visit the New Jersey State Board of Cosmetology for complete information. Continuing education courses are not a requirement for renewal.

Careers
$24,200 
Salary
11.40%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Barber
State board Contact Information

New Jersey Board of Cosmetology & Hairstyling
PO Box 45003
Newark, NJ 07101
Phone Number: 973-504-6400
Fax Number: 973-504-6477

The New Jersey State Board of Cosmetology can help you with updating your name or change of address information, acquiring out-of-state licensing, renewal and other useful forms, as well as answer other questions about obtaining a New Jersey cosmetology license.

Barbers have found a fertile ground in New Jersey. The industry is expanding in
very promising ways catering to all kinds of customers. Those who seek to make
barbering a career choice have a couple of areas to satisfy their curiosity.

New Jersey State Board Of Cosmetology and Hairstyling
New Jersey Barber Testing Portal
New Jersey State Licensing Information

 

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Find the Beauty Schools in New Jersey that interest you below,

Empire Beauty School - Bloomfield-East Orange

15 Ward Street,
Bloomfield-East Orange, NJ 07003

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Empire Beauty School - Bordentown-Trenton

610 Route 206,
Bordentown-Trenton, NJ 08505

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Empire Beauty School - Cherry Hill

2100 State Highway #38, Plaza Cherry Hill,
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Hunterdon County Vocational School

8 Bartles Corner Road,Suite 2
Flemington, NJ 08822

Program: Cosmetology

Welcome to Hunterdon County Vocational School Looking to Start an Exciting and Rewarding Career in the Beauty & Health Industries? Do you crave a career with a flexible schedule, the opportunity to be Welcome to Hunterdon County Vocational School Looking to Start an Exciting and Rewarding Career in the Beauty & Health Industries? Do you crave a career with a flexible schedule, the opportunity to be creative, and the ability to have no limit on your own income? Why not join one of our programs in Cosmetology, Aesthetics and Massage Therapy where our environment is safe, professional and always friendly. With our low student-to-faculty ratio, professional instructors with over 20 years of experience, state of the art equipment and current curriculum, our students gain the knowledge and skills to be successful in the health & beauty industry. All programs are approved through the NJ State Board of Cosmetology/Aesthetics and NJ State Board of Massage & Body Works. Aesthetics program  Beauty is not just skin deep...our extensive skin care program focuses on traditional and advanced approaches to skin care, basic to advanced skin and body care, product science related to each skin type and conditions present, relaxing spa manicures and pedicures, the study of root cause analysis, intrinsic and extrinsic triggers for acne and aging skin, overall health and beautification of the skin, skin care products with retail skills, basic to advanced hands on practices and technologies with state of the art equipment.  This nine (9) month, six (600) hour program teaches students skin analysis, basic to advanced facials, peels, Microdermabrasion, Intro to Medical Aesthetics, Cosmetic Chemistry and Ingredients, Electro Therapy, Body Treatments, Spray Tanning Education, all waxing techniques as well as Make Up Artistry. Students also learn positive communication skills and practice in our student spa on clients. Cosmetology program Unleash your creativity and learn to design with shears, clippers while learning the latest techniques and trends in hair color, keratin treatments, design waves, and chemical relaxers, and finishing techniques, including " red carpet" styling. This ten (10) month, eleven hundred (1000) hour program cover all phases of cosmetology, including hair care (cutting, styling, perming, and coloring); general aesthetics (skin care, facials, and makeup); and general nail technology. The program provides instruction and hands-on practical experience, including lectures, demonstrations, discussion, question & answer, quizzes and tests, and practice on manikins, live models, and clients. Interested? Contact us today to schedule a visit or request Information about tuition, enrollment, program requirements, and more!
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Empire Beauty School - Paramus

Neptune Plaza, 332 Route 4 East,
Paramus, NJ 07652

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Empire Beauty School - Union-Newark

1126 Morris Avenue,
Union-Newark, NJ 07083

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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