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Certificate in Applied Science

37 Credit Hours

This certificate is designed for students who plan to work in the industry as barbers. This program prepares students to take their licensure exams and emphasizes service skills necessary for salon/shop and spa employment.

Major Requirements

BAR 101 Barbering Fundamentals 3
BAR 115 Facial Care 3
BAR 120 Shampoo and Conditioners 3
BAR 130 Fundamentals of Hair Cutting 3
BAR 135 Hair and Scalp Care I 3
BAR 235 Hair and Scalp Care II 3
BAR 240 Chemical Processing of Hair 3
BAR 245 Hair Coloring and Lightening 3
BAR 250 Barber Shop Management 3
BAR 255 Barbering Clinical Practice I 4
BAR 256 Barbering Clinical Practice II 6

Total:   37.0

Admissions Requirements

Admissions into this program requires proof of high school graduation or GED and qualifying placement levels.

Registration Requirements

Students must attend a mandatory orientation and possess a SC Board of Barber Examiners student work permit prior to attending courses.