Barbering Schools in Florida

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2800 34th Street North
St Petersburg, FL 33713

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Makeup Artistry, Barbering

985 East Memorial Boulevard
Lakeland, FL 33801

(863) 682-4247
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology

4951-A Adamo Drive
Tampa, FL 33605

(813) 654-4529
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology
Boca Beauty Academy – Accredited

7820 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33434

Barbering, Cosmetology, Electrology, Esthetics, Hair Design, Makeup Artistry, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology
Boca Beauty Academy – Accredited

7329 North State Road 7
Parkland, FL 33073

Cosmetology, Hair Design, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Massage Therapy, Makeup Artistry, Electrology, Barbering
Daytona College – Accredited

425 South Nova Road
Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Cosmetology, Massage Therapy, Barbering

51 North State Road 7
Plantation, FL 33317

(954) 791-1792
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology

1271 Semoran Boulevard
Casselberry, FL 32707

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Electrology, Barbering

420 South State Road 7
Hollywood, FL 33023

(954) 922-5505
Barbering, Cosmetology, Electrology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology

5000 Coconut Creek Parkway C
Margate, FL 33063

(954) 781-2468
Barbering, Cosmetology, Electrology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology

7587-7599 South Dixie Highway
West Palm Beach, FL 33405

Barbering, Cosmetology, Electrology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology

3831 West Wine Street
Kissimmee, FL 34741

(407) 483-5700
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics

2601 South Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415

(561) 845-1400
Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage Therapy, Nail Technology

552 East Woolbright Road
Boynton Beach, FL 33435

Barbering, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry, Nail Technology

3679 West Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL 33614

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Barbering

3244 Lithia Pinecrest Road
Valrico, FL 33594

Cosmetology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, Barbering

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Academy of Beauty and Business – Accredited

3301 3rd Avenue North Street
St. Petersburg, FL 33713

Academy of Career Training – Accredited

3501 West Vine Street
Kissimmee, FL 34741

Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

2909 West New Haven Avenue
Melbourne, FL 32904

Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

2088 North Courtenay Parkway
Merritt Island, FL 32953

Advantage Beauty Institute

8951 Bonita Beach Road Southeast
Bonita Springs, FL 34135

Affinity Hair Academy – Accredited

12313 South Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32837

American Academy of Cosmetology – Accredited

1330 Blanding Boulevard
Orange Park, FL 32065

Artistic School of Nails & Cosmetology

5232 South Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL 32809

Aveda Institute – Accredited

2020 West Pensacola Street
Tallahassee, FL 32304

Be Aveda – Accredited

4186 South University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328

Be Aveda – Accredited

495 North Semoran Boulevard
Winter Park, FL 32792

Beauty Academy of South Florida – Accredited

9800 Northwest 77 Avenue
Hialeah Gardens, FL 33016

Beauty Schools of America

1060 West 49th Street
Hialeah, FL 33012

Beauty Schools of America

600 Northeast 22 Terrace
Homestead, FL 33030

Bellasa Professional Institute – Accredited

744 Northeast 125th Street
Biscayne Park, FL 33161

Bene's Career Academy – Accredited

698 South Broad Street
Brooksville, FL 34601

Bene's Career Academy – Accredited

7027 US-19
Port Richey, FL 34652

Beyond Institute & Career Center

2921 Vineland Road
Kissimmee, FL 34744

Cape Coral Technical College – Accredited

360 Santa Barbara Boulevard
Cape Coral, FL 33993

Celebrity School of Beauty – Accredited

5090 West 12th Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33012

Celebrity School of Beauty – Accredited

8478 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL 33144

Charr-Nix's New Generation School of Beauty – Accredited

6200 20th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32966

Community Barber School

1826 Ionia Street Springfield
Jacksonville, FL 32206

Daytona State College

1200 West International Speedway Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Easy Barber School

5108 West Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32808

Electrolysis, Laser & Beauty Institute

1713 Foxbower Road
Orlando, FL 32825

Elevate Salon Institute – Accredited

1500 Bay Road C1
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Embelezze Beauty School

2239 Southwest 2nd Street
Pompano Beach, FL 33069

Erwin Technical College – Accredited

2010 East Hillsborough Avenue
Tampa, FL 33610

First Coast Barber Academy – Accredited

625 North Julia Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202

Florida Academy of Health & Beauty – Accredited

2901 West Oakland Park Boulevard B16
Oakland Park, FL 33311

Florida Massage and Beauty Institute – Accredited

3911 West Waters Avenue
Tampa, FL 33614

Florida Technical College

12520 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

Focus 4 Beauty Career Institute

631 East Alexander Street
Plant City, FL 33563

Fort Myers Technical College – Accredited

3800 Michigan Avenue
Fort Myers, FL 33916

Fort Pierce Beauty Academy – Accredited

3028 South U.S. 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34982

Futura Career Institute – Accredited

4512 West 12Th Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33012

Hair In Motion Beauty Academy

851 East State Road 434 Suite 164
Longwood, FL 32750

Hollywood Beauty Academy

11348 South Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32837

Indian River State College

3209 Virginia Avenue
Fort Pierce, FL 34981

International Academy – Accredited

2550 South Ridgewood Avenue
South Daytona, FL 32119

JT's Cuts Academy

830 East Oakland Park Boulevard
Oakland Park, FL 33334

KCK Beauty and Barber Academy – Accredited

10592 Balmoral Circle East
Jacksonville, FL 32218

KOE Barber Academy

437 South Central Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33815

La Belle Beauty Academy – Accredited

1495 West 49 Street
Hialeah, FL 33144

Latin Beauty Academy – Accredited

6348 Forest Hill Boulevard
Greenacres, FL 33415

Lively Technical College – Accredited

500 North Appleyard Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32304

Manatee Technical College – Accredited

5505 34th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34210

McDougle Technical Institute

6250 Northwest 23rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32653

McDougle Technical Institute – Accredited

1901 North Federal Highway
Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Miami Barber Institute

3878 Southwest 112Th Avenue
Miami, FL 33165

New Concept Massage and Beauty School – Accredited

11484 Southwest 186 Street
Miami, FL 33157

North Florida Cosmetology Institute – Accredited

2424 Allen Road
Tallahassee, FL 32312

Orange Technical College – Accredited

955 East Story Road
Winter Garden, FL 34787

Palm Beach State College

4200 Congress Avenue
Lake Worth, FL 33461

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

9941 Interstate Commerce Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33913

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

1285 Oviedo Mall Boulevard
Oviedo, FL 32765

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

8000 West Broward Boulevard
Plantation, FL 33388

Paul Mitchell – Accredited

7823 Citrus Park Town Center Mall
Tampa, FL 33625

Pensacola State College

1000 College Boulevard
Pensacola, FL 32504

Port St. Lucie Beauty Academy – Accredited

10036 South U.S. Highway 1
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952

Prestige Health & Beauty Sciences Academy – Accredited

3845 North East 163rd Street
North Miami Beach, FL 33160

Rockledge Institute School of Health & Beauty

1225 Florida Avenue South
Rockledge, FL 32955

Ruben's Five Star Academy – Accredited

104 State Road 60 West
Lake Wales, FL 33853

Salon Centric

5143 U.S. Highway 98 North
Lakeland, FL 33810

Shear Finesse Hairstyling Academy – Accredited

9200 Arlington Express Way
Jacksonville, FL 32208

Sheridan Technical College – Accredited

5400 Sheridan Street
Hollywood, FL 33021

Summit Salon Academy – Accredited

4802 Gunn Highway
Tampa, FL 33624

The Adrian H. Wallace Barber Academy – Accredited

3822 North 9th Avenue
Pensacola, FL 32503

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

14610 South Military Trail
Delray Beach, FL 33484

The Salon Professional Academy – Accredited

1700 West New Haven Avenue
Melbourne, FL 32904

The Spot Barber Academy

801 South Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33130

Total Nails and Hair Academy

2716 South Dixie Highway
West Palm Beach, FL 33405

Trend Setters – Accredited

1033 Edgewood Avenue South
Jacksonville, FL 32205

Universal Holy Faith

10780 West Flagler Street
Miami, FL 33174

UR Beauty & Barber Academy – Accredited

3750 Emergency Lane
Sebring, FL 33870

USA International Health and Beauty Academy

12218 University Mall Court
Tampa, FL 33612

World Class Academy of Beauty Careers – Accredited

516 West Orange Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32310

World of Beauty Academy

6111 West Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32808
Accredited School

You must attend a school that meets any licensure requirements as defined by your state. Most states require that you graduate from an accredited or state-approved school.

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How to Become a Barber in Florida

Florida Barbering Careers At a Glance
  • 1,200 education hours are required to become licensed.
  • You must renew your license every 2 years.
  • 16 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
  • The average salary for barbers in Florida is $26,720 ($12.85/hour). This is higher than the national average of $30,150 ($14.50/hour).
  • There is a predicted 11% job increase between 2018–2028 for barbers. This is higher than the expected national growth of 7%.

So you want to join the barbering community in Florida, but want to know the details? No problem. Weve been helping students choose the right cosmetology and barber school programs in the Sunshine State for years. If youre eager to get started, and just cant wait — dont worry. You can scroll through the list of cosmetology school options below right this second! In a matter of months, you can compete in the Tallahassee Barber Battle, and you can plan for a long career, like Joe Brown of Pensacola who was still cutting hair at 98 years young! If youre serious about becoming a barber in Florida, we have the information you need to make an informed decision.

Better yet, we have relationships with schools across the state who help students like you develop the fundamentals provide the latest in mens styles. You can also learn how to give a killer shave, which is a relaxing perk that can keep men coming back to your shop. Start planning the best path for you to become a barber in Florida now.

State License Requirements

1,200 Education Hours

Required to earn a barbering license

In Florida, barbering license requirements are similar to cosmetology licensing requirements. To qualify for licensure, you must go through at least 1,200 hours of education at an accredited beauty school. When you sign up to take your written barbering exam, you must pay an application and licensure fee of $150. You must also pay a $31.50 administrative fee to take your written test.

Contact the licensing agency to learn more.

Education Details

For Florida barbering students, there are many learning outcomes to achieve to become a master barber and stylist in this state. You should seek programs that teach the art and science of mens haircutting. Taking care of mens hair, and offering grooming and coloring options can be just as complicated as the styles we usually associate with those geared toward women.

For a complete barbering education, your curriculum might include:

  • Chemical hair relaxing and soft curl permanents
  • Mustache and beard grooming
  • Florida barbering laws
  • Hair and scalp treatments

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

16 Hours

Continuing education required

When you complete your barbering license requirements in Florida, the first thing you should do is put the renewal date on your calendar, so you can keep it active. In the Sunshine State, you will need to renew your barbering license in even-numbered years, no later than July 31st. At the time you submit your application, you will also need to prove that you took the required HIV/AIDS course, as well as the other courses that cover clinical management, safety and sanitation regulations. You will also pay a fee of $105 when you renew, which will be processed by the Florida.

Florida Barbering Careers


Average yearly salary for barbering in Florida

Contact the Florida State Board of Barbering

Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation

Florida’s barbers are valued professionals who have made the hair care industry soar in the state. All who aspire to make barbering a career there, consult with these groups first and foremost.

Florida Department of Education
Florida Department of Business and Developmental Registration
Florida Barbers’ Board


How to Become a Barber in Your State