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Barber Styling / Cosmetology Combination

Get In, Get Out, Get Licensed, Go to Work! 

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Is beauty school right for you?

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This fun, online quiz takes only about 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style, plus the training positions you’re best suited for!

Become an industry

double threat

With our Barber Styling / Cosmetology Combination Program you can have it all!

Sunstate Academy’s Barber Styling / Cosmetology students are trained in all aspects of cosmetology including – hair styling, cutting, coloring, makeup techniques, and nail technology.

Students also learn classic and contemporary barbering and male grooming techniques. And it all happens in an actual salon giving students a chance to develop real-world experience and client interaction skills.

What You'll Learn

Sunstate Barber Styling / Cosmetology Combination students are trained to perform the following services on both male and female clients:

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Haircutting & Styling

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Perming & Coloring

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Beard & Mustache Trimming

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Relaxing & Straightening

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Manicures & Pedicures

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Nail Extensions

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Makeup and Much More!

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Thinking about becoming a double threat?

You can do this! You might be thinking: Can I afford to pay for this? Is Sunstate the right place to do it? The best way to get these questions answered, and more, is to stop by our campus. Pick a date and time, and we'll do the rest!

Why Choose Sunstate

For Barber Styling / Cosmetology Combination

Choosing Sunstate Academy for your Barber Styling / Cosmetology Combination education is a great move for your future and here are a few more reasons to get started now.

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About our

You won’t just be getting training in techniques. Our curriculum includes training that will help you learn about client retention, product promotion and other important professional skills that can help you build your career and business skills!

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Fully Equipped

You’ll be learning what it’s like to work in a professional salon. Our salon and spa is set up with fully equipped hair, barber, massage, skin care, manicure, and pedicure stations, so students get real-world experience working with clients in a professional environment!

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At Sunstate Academy, we understand how important it is to have the right tools of the trade. That’s why during your training, you’ll be receiving a professional kit that includes all the essential tools of the trade to help you master the skills you need to put you on the path to an exciting future in beauty!

Career Opportunities

Let’s get to work!

The beautiful thing about this beauty program is the multitude of career options you can choose from once you complete the program! Graduates are ready to take the Barber Styling and the Cosmetology State Board examinations and go on to become licensed in both disciplines! That means you’ll be qualified for an entry level position as a barber, hair stylist, nail technician, makeup technician, or all of the above! And you can find career opportunities in a variety of places:

  • Full-Service Salon
  • Wellness Spa
  • Makeup Artist
  • Nail Salon
  • Barber Shop
  • Military Barber
  • Resort and Hotel Spas
  • Cruise Lines


We Our Grads!

For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program, and other important information:

Student Consumer Information

National Center for Education Statistics Campus Information

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Our Campus

Fort Myers

2040 Colonial Blvd. 
Fort Myers, FL 33907

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