Getting a high-quality education is an important step in learning how to enter the beauty industry. If you’re considering a future in beauty, explore American Barber and Beauty Academy in Reading, Pennsylvania! We have seven programs you can choose from:

Cosmetology
Barbering
Esthetics
Barber Crossover
Cosmetology Crossover
Cosmetology Instructor
Barber Instructor

You can rely on instructors who care about their students’ goals and success. In each of our programs, you’ll find the key characteristics of integrity, professionalism, and quality instruction. These are some of the founding principles that have changed our local industry and inspired so many successful students and careers.

Our goal with every student who walks through our doors is to prepare them with the education, skills, and knowledge. We want to prepare our students to sit for the state boards and enter into the world of cosmetology, barbering, and instructing. We strive to teach them to make their dream a reality with the help of resources we provide students, like financial aid* available to those who qualify.

Now is the time to start your future! Learn how you can get started with American Barber and Beauty Academy. Fill out the form and we will contact you with more information about beginning your beauty school experience.

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Check out each of our programs to see which one may be the right fit for you!

Our cosmetology courses include skill in:

— Professional practices
— Shampooing and conditioning
— Hair shaping and styling
— Chemical texturizing
— Hair coloring
— Skincare
— Nail technology
— Temporary hairy removal
— Scalp treatments
— Makeup
— Professional workplace preparation
— And more

Tuition and Fees

BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $2,175
Tuition: $17,550

Total: $19,775

woman getting a haircut from a man

Our barbering courses include skills in:

— Different styles of shaving
— Haircutting and styling
— Theory of barbering and practical barbering
— Coloring
— Facials
— Perms and straightening
— Pennsylvania barbering laws
— Physiology
— Barbershop management
— Infection control and safety
— Professional workplace preparation
— And more

Tuition and Fees

 BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $960
Tuition: $18,190

Total: $19,200

Our esthetics course includes skills in:

— Esthetic sciences
— Facial treatments
— Hair removal
— Makeup
— State laws and professional practices
— and more

Tuition and Fees

BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $800
Tuition: $6,000

Total: $6,850

woman getting a facial

Our barbering crossover courses include skills in:

— State barber laws and regulations
— Short male clipper cuts and styling
— Art of shaving
— Barbershop management
— and more

Tuition and Fees

 BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $960
Tuition: $10,134

Total: $11,144

man getting a shave with a straight razor

Our cosmetology crossover course includes skills in:

— Cosmetology sciences
— Cosmetology skills
— Professional practices
— and more

Tuition and Fees

BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $2,175
Tuition: $9,758

Total: $11,983

Profile of a woman getting makeup done

Tuition and Fees

 BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $2,175
Tuition: $17,550

Total: $19,775

beauty school teacher showing her student how to do makeup

Tuition and Fees

BORDER-STAR
Application: $50
Kit and books: $500
Tuition: $10,000

Total: $10,550

man getting a shave with a straight razor

Take the Next Steps To Apply!

If you have any inquiries about our available programs, check out our admissions requirements and give us a call or email us at info@AmericanBarberBeauty.com! We’ll help answer any questions that you may have and help you decide which path can help you accomplish your goals. Let us help you get started on your future in the beauty industry today!

610-927-5664

*Financial aid is available to those who qualify for eligible programs only.

FINANCIAL AID IS NOW AVAILABLE AT THE AMERICAN BARBER AND BEAUTY ACADEMY!

*to those who qualify