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Barber Styling

Available Only at the Clearwater Campus

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

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Is the art of Barbering for you?

Take our career readiness quiz to find out.

Is beauty school right for you?

Take the Sunstate “Beauty Career Training Readiness Quiz”

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!

Are you ready for

the cutting edge?

A program that teaches students classic and contemporary barbering skills.

Graduates of the program are prepared to take the State Board Examination. Get ready to dive head-first into an exciting career, shaping up heads and faces. There are a lot of dudes out there looking for a barber right now — and maybe a barber for life. Sounds pretty awesome, right? 

Oh – and if you need a little help to launch your newly acquired skills, Sunstate’s Career Services department can definitely lend a hand, since we work with area employers on the regular to help our graduates find the perfect home for their clippers! What are you waiting for? Let’s make this happen!

What You'll Learn

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

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Haircutting & Styling

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Straight Razor Cuts

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Taper Cuts

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Coloring & Lightening

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Chemical Waves

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Beard & Mustache Trimming

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Relaxing & Straightening

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Shaving and Much More!

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Thinking about becoming a Barber?

What's stopping you? Are you asking yourself: Can I do this? Can I afford to pay for this? Is Sunstate the right place to do it? Get these questions answered, and more, by stopping by our campus. Pick a date and time, and we'll do the rest!

Why Choose Sunstate

For Barber Styling

Choosing Sunstate Academy for your Barber Styling education is a great move for your future and here’s a few more reasons to get started now.

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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 essential skills you need to put you on the path to an exciting future in beauty!

Career Opportunities

Let’s get to work!

We work proactively and vigorously with employers to make sure our curriculum helps prepare you for a new career in today’s competitive and challenging market. Here are potential career paths for graduates of Sunstate’s Barber Styling program:

  • Barber Shop or Salon
  • Military Barber
  • Salon or Spa
  • Celebrity Personal Barber
  • Cruise Lines
  • Resorts and Hotel Chains


We Our Grads!

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

Student Consumer Information

National Center for Education Statistics Campus Information

Need help paying for school?

Our team of professionals can help you find financial assistance.

Our Campuses


2525 Drew St.
Clearwater, FL 33765

Fort Myers

2040 Colonial Blvd. 
Fort Myers, FL 33907

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