BF21-Barbering for Cosmetologists-Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 3 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 21

Program Description

The Barbering for Cosmetologist Technical Certificate allows the student who holds a current Master Cosmetology license to receive additional training that will qualify the student to take the examination for Barbering.

General Admission Requirements

  • Active Georgia Master Cosmetology License is required
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

Licensure Eligible Program

The Cosmetology program at Southern Crescent Technical College is regulated by the Georgia State Board of Cosmetology, 237 Coliseum Dr., Macon, GA 31217, Phone 478-207-2440.  Graduates are eligible to take the Georgia State Board of Barbering Examination.

Approximate additional costs other than tuition, fees, and textbooks

Tools/equipment/supplies $248.95
Uniforms $90
State licensure exam
   Testing $109
   License $35


Program Courses

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note:  While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. This program is only offered at the Griffin location. See the program advisor for any questions.

A minimum grade of C for each course is required to receive a Barbering for Cosmetologists TCC from SCTC.

Contact Us

Kimberly Rawlins, A.A.S., Program Coordinator


Phone: (770) 233-6111 


Program Courses

First Term

BARB 1000Introduction to Barber/Styling Implements


BARB 1010Science: Sterilization, Sanitation, and Bacteriology


BARB 1022Haircutting and Shampooing I



Choose One: (Required)

COLL 1500Student Success



COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


Total Credit Hours:3

Choose one of the following—(Required)

EMPL 1000Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development



PSYC 1010Basic Psychology


Second Term

BARB 1024Haircutting and Shampooing II


BARB 1030Haircutting/Basic Styling


BARB 1040Shaving


Third Term

BARB 1100Barber/Styling Practicum and Internship