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Winston Salem Barber School is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and approved by the North Carolina Board of Barber Examiners. The school is certified by the Department of Education to administer financial aid to those who qualify.

Established in 1935, Winston-Salem Barber School is well known in the state of North Carolina. Instructors are highly trained and knowledgeable in the latest hair styling techniques to best prepare the barber/styling student for entry into the barber /styling profession. Our goal is to graduate qualified barber/stylists and see them gainfully employed in their profession.

An applicant must be at least sixteen years of age and have proof of former education – a copy of high school diploma, transcript or GED certificate. He must have an interview at the school and fill out an application. There is no charge to fill out this application. Winston Salem Barber School does not discriminate on the basis or sex, race, ethnic origin or religion.

New classes begin the first Tuesday of each month, as space is available. The school will set the enrollment date. The course is 1528 hours and takes approximately thirty-eight weeks of forty hours each week. School days are Tuesdays through Saturdays.

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Gainful Employment

Winston -Salem Barber School

Undergraduate certificate in Barber Styling
Program Length: 44 weeks

Students graduating on time
79% of Title IV students complete the program within 44 weeks 1

Program Costs*

$9,600 for tuition and fees $772 for books and supplies $6,000 for off-campus room and board Other Costs: No other costs provided. Visit website for more program cost information: wsbarberschool.com *The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is supject to change.

Students Borrowing Money

0% of students who attend this program borrow money to pay for it2

The typical graduate leaves with

$0 in debt3

The typical monthly loan payment

$0 per month in student loans with 0% interest rate4.

The typical graduate earns

not provided per year after leaving this program5


Graduates who got jobs

93% of program graduates got jobs according to the accreditor job placement rate8

Program graduates are employed in the following fields:

Barbers: http://onetonline.org/link/summary/39-5011.00

Licensure Requirements6

This program meets licensure requirements in North Carolina* *State requires students to sit for licensure exam Additional Information:

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator is a guide for financial planning for college. It is for use by full-time students seeking a degree, certificate or diploma and is intended to provide a preliminary estimate of federal aid, and the student’s contribution to the cost of attendance. These estimates are based on the award policies of the 2009-2010 academic year and will be updated in the future. This calculator is for estimating purposes only, and students are advised to apply for Federal student aid at http://www.fafsa.gov.

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How Our Students Are Doing


Barber/Stylist Program

US Dept. of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification – 39-5011.00

Department of Education CIP – 12.042

Accrediting Agency:  ACCSC

Credential – Diploma


To help you make a good decision about whether to sign up for the Barber/Stylist program, Winston-Salem Barber School wants you to know that, during the period July 2016 through June 2017:

22% or 28 of the 129 students enrolled during that period either dropped out or were expelled.
39% or 17 of the 44 students graduating during that period finished the program on-time or within ten months.
96% or 44 of the 46 students graduated during that period have taken or are scheduled to take the Apprentice Exam administered by the State Board of Barber Examiners.
75% or 27 of the 36 graduates who took the Apprentice Exam passed that exam.
87% or 40 of the 46 students graduating during that period found jobs. This rate includes only graduates who are hired as apprentice barbers within thirty days of completion. This placement is confirmed by “Permission to Work” forms which are signed by the graduates and the shop owners.
$9,600: Tuition and fees for a student completing the program within normal time.
$344: Typical costs for books and supplies.

Median loan debt for students who have completed the program: Not applicable

Winston-Salem Barber School does not participate in Title IV loan program and does not provide institutional financing after graduation.



(Winston Salem Campus)
Winston-Salem Barber School
1531 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

(336) 724-1459

Greensboro Satellite Campus
1700 Stanley Road, Suite E
Greensboro, NC 27407

(336) 763-4740


School Director
LaTonya Moore

Financial Aid Administrator
Janice Dooley

Cordia Barahona