How Do I Become a Barber?

There are a few requirements to becoming a Barber. You will need:

  • Completion of postsecondary training
  • State license

Wade Gordon Hairdressing Barber Academy will help you through the process. All you need is your diploma/GED and you can do the rest with us. Being a Barber is not just working a job, it is a lifestyle choice. When you become a Barber at Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy, you join a community of fashion minded artists. Scissors,Clippers, and Straight Razors are our tools. The face and hair are our canvas.

How much is Barber School?

Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy Barber Division consists of a 1500 hour course load. See an itemized list of the Tuition and Fees here.

AMARILLO CAMPUS

  • DAYS: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm, 40 hours a week, full time

TEXTBOOK REQUIRED:
International Standard Book Number (ISBN): 9781337576222
Milady Barber Textbook bundle price: $250.00

In compliance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), post secondary customers can find valuable information in pricing, previous editions and alternate formats by visiting www.cengage.com/highered and searching by ISBN#, author, title or keyword for material in your areas of interest.

For more information about any of these disclosures, please contact our financial aid office at 806- 340-0664.

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Start Your Barber Career Today

  • Get your high school diploma or your GED
  • Call Wade Gordon Hairdressing Barber Academy and schedule a tour at 806-340-0664
  • Enroll in Wade Gordon Hairdressing Barber Academy
  • Select a course schedule that best fits your need
  • DAY: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm, 40 hours a week, full time
  • Purchase your kit and textbooks
  • Attend Wade Gordon Academy Hairdressing Barber Academy
  • Complete the course with satisfactory grading or better
  • Pass the State Board Written Examination and Practical Examination
  • Secure a position to start your career and your future!

For more information about the occupations associated with the training offered at Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy, visit http://www.onetonline.org/.

The US Department of Labor provides current job information at http://www.careerinfonet.org.

Contact Our Cosmetology/Barber School Today

Wade Hagler, CEO of Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy, has owned successful salons in the Panhandle for over 17 years. He used his success to give back to the community and open an academy in Amarillo, Texas. His success with the academy gave him the opportunity to establish a second location in Lubbock, Texas. These two academies are the epitome of education and style in the panhandle. If you’re interested in a career in cosmetology, Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy is the place to be. Contact the location nearest to you for more information:

Amarillo, Texas

The original Wade Gordon Hairdressing Academy Amarillo opened in 2008. Our passion lies in changing lives through service, encouragement, and a unique and genuine personal touch. We focus on giving our students a quality education, cultivating personal growth, and helping them reach their full potential. Contact our Amarillo location at 806-331-9233.

Amarillo, Texas

The Amarillo Wade Gordon Barber Academy opened in 2017. We strive to change people’s lives through service, encouragement, and a distinct, genuine style. Our goal is to provide our students with a quality education. We aim to cultivate personal growth and help our students reach their full potential. Contact our Amarillo location at 806-340-0664

Lubbock, Texas

The Lubbock Wade Gordon Academy campus was started in 2014. We strive to change people’s lives through service, encouragement, and a distinct, genuine style. Our goal is to provide our students with a quality education. We aim to cultivate personal growth and help our students reach their full potential. Contact our Lubbock location at 806-731-4465