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Cosmetologist/Barber

Cosmetologist

State Licensed Training Program

Our programs provide students with ongoing advanced education leading to opportunities for higher paying jobs. Many of our graduates are working in the best salons, spas, clinics and movie studios.

Enrollees must have at least a 10th grade education received from a state-approved and accredited school. All instructors are licensed and credentialed.

The Cosmetologist program uses a process consisting of lectures and practical demonstrations of methods and techniques to prepare students for the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology licensure exam.  The curriculum consists of 1600 clock hours divided into four levels.  The program covers all phases of cosmetology, esthetics and manicuring concurring with guidelines issued by the State Board.  Students work on mannequins and live models to develop practical experience utilizing safe practices in a salon setting.

Class Registration: See Class Registration for schedule.
Must attend Appraisal prior to enrollment.


Total Hours: 1600 hours

Cost: Tuition $4,160, kit & uniform $964 (Approx.), books 386 (approx.), insurance $18, and ID badge $5.                                                                    Total Program Cost:  $5,533

Cosmetologist Level I

Days Time Teacher
M - F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Y. Carrillo / A. Utasi

    
Cosmetologist Level II

Days Time Teacher
M - F    8:00 am - 4:30 pm        G. Yanez / R. Natividad

 

Cosmetologist Level III

Days Time Teacher
M - F     8:00 am - 4:30 pm        G. Yanez / R. Natividad

 

Cosmetologist State Board Exam Review

Failed the test or need to review? Need required further education for citation? We can help you! Out-of-state or country requirements can be completed here. Course designed as a self-paced review for all areas using videos, practical and written tests.

Days/Time Teacher
By arrangement G. Yanez

Call (626) 934-2880 for dates.

Cost: Lab: $500 per semester. ($18 Insurance and $5 ID badge fees may apply.)
Books: For purchase to enrolled student.


 

Barber Stylist

The Barber program uses a process consisting of lectures and practical demonstrations of methods and techniques to prepare students for the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology licensure exam. The curriculum consists of 1500 clock hours divided into four levels.  The program covers all phases of barbering, shaving, and facial contouring with guidelines issued by the State Board.  Students work on mannequins and live models to develop practical experience utilizing safe practices in a salon setting. (1500 Hours)

Cost: Tuition $3,900, kit & uniform $814 (approx.), books $277 (approx.), insurance $18, and ID badge $5.                                                                Total Program Cost: $5,014

Barber I

Days Time Teacher
M - Th                      8:00 am - 4:30 pm E. Antunez                            

 

Barber II

Days Time Teacher
- - -

 

Barber III

Days Time Teacher
- - -


 


Crossover to Barber Level I (200 hours)

Days                         Time Teacher
M - Th 8:00 am - 4:30 pm E. Antunez                            


Cost: $300 per semester
Kit & Uniform: $699 (Approx.)
Books: $277 (Approx.)
Insurance: $18                                                                                                  ID Badge: $5
Total to Start: $1,299


 

Esthetician

New!

Full Time: Approx. 6 months. Course is designed to be completed in 600 hrs including 360 hours of practical skills which include performing electrical and manual facials, make up and hair removal.

The Esthetician program uses a process consisting of lectures, demonstrations of methods and techniques, and application of skills and problem-solving practice to prepare students for the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology licensure exam. The curriculum consists of 600 clock hours divided into two levels. The program covers all phases of Esthetics concurring with guidelines issued by the State Board. Students work on mannequins and live models to develop practical experience utilizing safe practices in a salon setting.  

Call (626) 934-2880 for next start date.

Esthetician Level I

Days Time Teacher
M - F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm       M. Ayala            

Esthetician Level I (PM)

Days Time Teacher
M - Th 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm         R. Lopez-Nunez

Cost: Tuition $1,560, Kit & Uniform $566 (approx.), books $244 (approx.)
Insurance $18, ID badge $5.
Total Program Cost: $2,393

     
Esthetician Level II

Prerequisite: Completion of Esthetician Level I.

Days Time Teacher
M - F 8:00 am -2:30 pm  A. Haddad    

                                                                                     
 

Cosmetology students practicing hair styling on mannequins  Hairdressing salon styling on woman s hair

Services Available to the Public

 

Cosmetologist

Tuesday - Friday
9:30 am - 3:00 pm


Barber

Tuesday - Thursday
1:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Esthetician

Tuesday - Friday
9:30 am - 3:00 pm


Free haircuts and shaves
for Veterans!

 

*Services may not be available due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please contact the Willow Center office for information.

 

Salon with customers having their hair styled