Florida Barber Academy

51 North State Road 7, Plantation, FL 33317
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Florida Barber Academy
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Programs Offered

Remember to make sure that a program meets the licensing requirements in Florida before you start! Check out our licensing information for Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry or Nail Technology.
Barber
Program Length 1200 hours
Average Completion 7.5 months
Program Tuition $11,950
Cosmetologist
Program Length 1200 hours
Average Completion 10 months
Program Tuition $16,052
Full Specalist
Program Length N/A
Average Completion 5 months
Program Tuition $7,960
Nail Technician
Program Length N/A
Average Completion 2 months
Program Tuition $1,100

In the School's Words

Bilingual classes available!

Elevating Beauty

Well-versed in the latest beauty industry techniques and its trends.
Students are also provided running a salon/spa, and costumer care techniques. All Florida Barber Academy graduates are prepared to become licensed professionals.
We are focused on being well-versed in the all the latest beauty trends and techniques and offer students a first-hand experience on running their own salon, spa, or shop. We effectively implement the best customer services techniques and standards. The foundation of our training prepares our graduates for life of success in the beauty industry.

Our goal has always been to prepare students in the beauty industry. We strive to provide our students with the industry best classrooms and equipment. Florida Barber Academy is dedicated to each student's professional growth and development from registration day, all the way, until graduation day and becoming an integral part of their professional community.

Professional Facilities

We offer our students a well-equipped facility with a dedicated support of all certified faculty. Our campus is suited with spacious classrooms, media room, lecture room, student lounge, and much more. We have a dedicated student services department that will guide each student through each phase of their program and offer workshop and seminars with guest speakers and industry professionals.

Beauty Education

Our students are given the choice of six different programs at Florida Barber Academy:

Barber

The purpose of the Barber program is to prepare students for state licensing and employment. The courses include the required. education from the Florida Barbers' Board. The program consists of 900 hours which includes a combination of theoretical and practical applications. The courses include but are not limited to safe and efficient work practices, human relations and employability skills, Florida barber laws and rules, knowledge of barbering and its relation to chemistry, bacteriology, haircutting, and the development of practical skills in performing the manipulative techniques required in the practice of barbering. Program Required Hours: 900 Delivery Mode: Hybrid.

Cosmetology

This program is designated to provide students with the required theory and practical skills, to take and pass the State Cosmetology License Examination and engage in the beauty profession. This program of study is designed to provide the students with the skills to beautify hair through shampooing, hairstyling, hair shaping, hair coloring, permanent waving, and hair relaxing. The program also includes beautifying of the skin, hands and feet. Program Required Hours:1,200

Facial Specialist Makeup Artistry

This program is designed to teach students the art and science of beautifying the skin and face, to give a professional facial massage, apply makeup using advanced techniques, and to use safety precautions and sanitation methods in basic facials, advanced facials, and facial makeup. Students will learn to identify diseases and disorders of the skin. They will acquire professional techniques appropriate for all types of skin conditions and learn how to apply the appropriate makeup for those conditions. Program content Includes current information on infection control, facials, hair removal, and advanced makeup techniques. Program Required Hours: 900 Clock Hours.

Full Specialist

This program is designed to teach students the art and science of beautifying the skin, nails, hands and feet; to give a professional massage; and to use safety precautions and sanitation methods in basic facials, manicuring, pedicuring, and nail extensions. Students will learn to identify diseases and disorders of the skin and nails.

They will acquire professional techniques appropriate for all types of skin conditions, and for maintaining both natural and artificial nails. Program content includes current information on infection control, facials, hair removal, and nail techniques. Program Required Hours: 600 Clock Hours

Makeup Artistry

This program is designed to teach students the art and science of Makeup. The student will go through the evolution of Makeup Artistry and learn the tools of the trade. From start to finish, the student will learn how to create the canvas, utilizing Color Theory, Airbrush Makeup, and Eyelash applications. They will also learn about different looks for different events, including bridal, evening, and fantasy makeup. Program Required Hours: 300 Clock Hours.

Nail Technician

This program is designed to teach students the art and science of beautifying the nails of the hands and feet, to give a professional hand and foot massage, and to use safety precautions and sanitation methods. Students will learn to identify diseases and disorders of the nails. Nail Extensions, Nail Wraps, Gel Nails and Nail Art will be Included, along with current information on infection control. Program Required Hours: 240 Clock Hours.

Students in all our programs are encouraged to learn and practice with seasoned professionals, while expressing their own uniqueness and creativity.

  • Flexible scheduling during the day and evenings are available.
  • Classes run on a continuous basis.
  • Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
  • FBA is approved for Veteran Educational benefits by the State Approving Agency. Veterans may complete an application either at the school or the Veterans Administration.
  • Bilingual Classes English/ Spanish

About This School

Admissions
There is no application fee. Please contact this school to learn more about how to apply.

Financial Aid
92% of students received financial aid. Students were awarded $4,401 on average.
First-time undergraduate students in the 2019 school year.

School Size
As of 2019 this school has 61 students enrolled with a student-to-teacher ratio of 30:1.

Information gathered from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

Accreditation

Council on Occupational Education (COE)

This school is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).

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