Pre-Admission Information for School & Obtaining Employment

The New York Beauty & Barber Academy will enroll students who are on the path to having a successful career. Our job at The New York Beauty & Barber Academy is to not only help you succeed in passing your New York State board, but to get you ready for a job in your field upon graduation. Below is a list of items you should strongly consider before coming into the fields of cosmetology, barbering, or esthetics, and before submitting your application.

-Safety, Decontamination, and Client Satisfaction

-Finger dexterity, Eye hand coordination

-Reading Comprehension

-Enjoy working with others

-Communicate in a positive and open manner

-Have committed attendance and educational dedication

-Understand that overall health and well-being is very important to continue in the demanding profession of appearance enhancement

-Investing in yourself is an ongoing process throughout your career

-Standing for 6-8 hours a day

   -Lifting up to 30 pounds    



To enroll, you’ll need to show us your academic background and your commitment to the academic program of your choice. Students must minimally possess a High School Diploma, TASC or GED. 

ADMISSIONS AND ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS: The New York Beauty & Barber Academy is committed to equal educational opportunity and does not discriminate in its: admissions, instruction, career services, graduation policies, or any other activity on the basis of gender, race, sex, color, age, religion, ethnic origin, pregnancy, disability, marital, or veteran’s status, sexual orientation or financial status.

ENROLLMENT: The New York Beauty & Barber Academy does not recruit students already attending and/or admitted to another cosmetology school offering the same or similar programs of study. Students may enroll when the start date for the class they wish to join is published.  Each student must meet the following requirements for consideration for admission to the programs of study:

- Be at least 17 years of age; Please provide a valid state or government issued ID

- Have a high school diploma, TASC, or Transcript verifying high school graduation. 

- Please note, home school diplomas, cannot be used as a valid proof of prior schooling, students will need to take the TASC test and provide a copy the certificate of completion for admittance.

- Foreign diplomas are acceptable as long as they are translated.

-Have an interview with the school Director/Instructor

-The New York Beauty & Barber Academy reserves the right to deny admission to any applicant who on the basis of background, record and statements, or conduct during the admissions process, determines not to be qualified to succeed in, or benefit from an academic program offered. Applicants not accepted by the school shall be refunded all monies paid to the school.


 Where People Pursue Their Passions. 

Do you want to apply? 


First we'd like to meet you and give you a tour of our facility! 

Call, text, or email to set up a day and time that might work best for you.  

At the tour we will go over & give you a copy of our latest catalog and other disclosure materials and answer any and all questions you have so you can feel 100% confident in your decision before you apply.