TO OUR PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS:
Thank you for considering our school for your educational needs to become a licensed barber by the State of California. You are now entering into an industry that could provide you excellent opportunities for a successful career in the hair industry. Our school emphasizes on how to pass the State exam, be successful in the barber industry and how to succeed in all your professional barbering goals. This means hard work, dedication and preparation on your part. Associated Barber College of San Diego welcomes everyone interested in a barber career. We are happy to have you visit our school at any time. Come in and meet our instructional staff, see our student facilities so that you can consider the many advantages for our students. We will be pleased to answer all of your questions.
PREPARING TO ATTEND
Complete and fill out our enrollment application and call our school’s office to make an appointment with our admission staff. Please bring your high school diploma (or its equivalent), social security card, valid photo identification and your tuition deposit (or Approved Funding Source). All applicants must be 18 years of age or older.
For more information, please download:
- Associated Barber College Enrollment Application
- School Catalog
- Student Performance Fact Sheet 1500 hours
- Student Performance Fact Sheet 400 hours
ADMINISTRATION BUSINESS HOURS
Applicants for admission can get additional information Tuesday – Friday 8:30am – 3:00pm.
Appointments are recommended. (619) 234-7703 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Associated Barber College of San Diego (ABCSD) admissions office is located at:
1311 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101.
Office hours are:
Tuesday – Friday from 8:30am – 3:00pm.
New and returning students need to apply in person. Applications can be found here. We recommend an appointment, however, please come see our school anytime during business hours. Students may submit an application by mail or in person for enrollment on any day of the school calendar. Once your application is received by the school’s office, you will be contacted by email or telephone within 14 days to confirm receipt of your application. At that time, the applicant will receive an appointment time to meet our Office Manager to answer questions and submit a deposit for enrollment. After the deposit is made, accepted applicants will receive an Orientation Date. It is our school’s policy that prior to enrollment, (signing the enrollment agreement) the school will provide and encourage prospective students to review the school’s catalog, the school’s Performance Fact Sheet and other disclosures which are also posted on the school’s website. These documents will assist the student to make an educated selection of the programs of study offered by this institution. The institutional catalog and disclosures are updated annually by the dates on the cover page.
Students that wish to enroll in the Barber Course (1500 Clock Hours) must meet the following criteria and submit the following documents:
A) Applicants must provide a copy of his/her high school diploma, GED or its equivalent. ABCSD will verify the authenticity of the diploma prior to enrollment. If the diploma cannot be verified, the student may be asked to provide a final high school transcript showing the dates of entrance and graduation. If transcript is not available, the student will be required to take the GED test prior to enrollment. Any foreign documents must be translated prior to submitting them to ABCSD.
B) Students must be at least 18 years old at the time of enrollment.
C) Students must show valid Government issued identification
D) Signed social security card.
Students that wish to enroll in the Barber Crossover Course (400 Clock Hours – Exceeds State Requirements) must meet the following criteria and submit the following documents:
A) Applicants must provide a copy of his/her valid California Cosmetology license.
B) Applicants must provide a copy of his/her high school diploma, GED or its equivalent. ABCSD will verify the authenticity of the diploma prior to enrollment. If the diploma cannot be verified, the student may be asked to provide a final high school transcript showing the dates of entrance and graduation. If transcript is not available, the student will be required to take the GED test prior to enrollment. Any foreign documents must be translated prior to submitting them to ABCSD.
C) Students must be at least 18 years old at the time of enrollment.
D) Students must show valid Government issued identification
E) Signed social security card
ABCSD has not entered into an articulation or transfer agreement with any other college or university. ABCSD does not accept secondary students.
CLASS START DATES
Our school starts a new class every five weeks. All students must attend Orientation before starting class.
Practical & Theory aspects of training will run continuous from 8:00 am – 6:00 pm Tuesday – Friday and 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday. You will receive a theory class schedule at Orientation.
|Orientation Date||Class Start Date|
|June 24, 2016||June 28, 2016|
|July 29. 2016||August 2, 2016|
|September 2, 2016||September 6, 2016|
|October 7, 2016||October 11, 2016|
|November 11, 2016||November 15, 2016|
|December 16, 2016||December 20, 2016|
|January 20, 2017||January 24, 2017|
|February 24, 2017||February 28, 2017|
|March 31 2017||April 4, 2017|
|May 4, 2017||May 9, 2017|
|June 9, 2017||June 13, 2017|
|July 14, 2017||July 18, 2017|
|August 18, 2017||August 22, 2017|
|September 22, 2017||September 26, 2017|
|October 27, 2017||October 31, 2017|
|December 1, 2017||December 5, 2017|