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Find Your Passion at Moler

Graduating Top Barber & Cosmetology Professionals for Over 100 Years in the Bay Area

Industry Experienced Instructors. Hands-On Training. Small Classes. Discover the Moler Difference…

Moler has been training top Barber and Cosmetology professionals for over 100 years. Over those years, we have built confidence in our graduates so that they can deliver the right style to clients of all walks of life, no matter if it is a refined, classic style or something with a modern edge.

If you are looking to train in a wide variety of styles and techniques that will make you not only become, but feel like a professional, then you have found the right school.

Enter a $20 Billion Industry

The popularity of barber shops has swept the nation and barbers continue to be in high demand. People want crisp, clean cuts that only a passionate, knowledgeable barber can provide, which is why barber shops in the Bay Area are busier than ever.

Can you see yourself working in some of the most exciting industries on the planet? The film and television industry needs Cosmetologists, resorts all across the world need Cosmetologists, the fashion industry needs Cosmetologists — and you can learn and master the required beauty skills in as little as 11 months* with Moler.

Take your passion, and take your talent, and pursue a rewarding and creative career as a Professional Barber or Cosmetologist. You’ll reap all the benefits that come with Moler’s 100 years of success, and you’ll profit from the wisdom and expertise of our instructors, who are industry veterans, and who will guide you every step of the way.

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  • Barber

    This program is ideal for students who are new to education in barbering theory or techniques. With 1500 hours of learning that covers basic to advanced levels of barbering techniques in a hands-on environment, this program gives you the skills needed to take California's Barber Examination. Learn more.

  • Cosmetology

    If you want to learn professional hair stylist and makeup artist techniques, take the Moler Cosmetology program. Moler will give you training that prepares you to challenge the state board examination in a fun and supportive environment. Learn more.

  • Barber Re-Enrollment

    We offer accelerated programs for students looking to re-take the barber exam but need to brush up on their training to get licensed. Get the skills and confidence you need in a quick and affordable way. Learn more.

  • Barber Refresher

    Hold an out-of-state or country license? Enter the California licensing exam with confidence through our condensed refresher program. Earn your license and continue your career in California. Learn more.

  • Cosmetology Cross-Over

    Licensed Cosmetologists can explore and expand their expertise into barbering in just 10 weeks. Work towards your licensing exam quickly with skills you already know blended with new learning in barbering. Learn more.

  • Barber Instructor

    Use your experience as a California-licensed barber to become a certified barber instructor. This program includes theories on teaching methods and procedures in barber colleges, practical phases of barbering, and a comprehensive overview of state barber examination procedures to enable you to mentor future barbers so that they become fully-prepared for their exams. Learn more.

  • Esthetics

    If you're interested in making your clients look and feel better by applying high-quality skin care techniques, then Moler's Esthetics program could be the right fit for you. You will receive 600 clock hours of training that go directly towards your state board examination to become a licensed professional. Learn more.

Financial Aid: Funding Your Career Training

We offer Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Veteran Training Benefits to students who are eligible. Our Financial Aid advisors and College Certifying Officials will work with you to find the best financial solution to fit your needs.

*Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

On-Site Student Salon

Once you have the basics down, you’ll have the chance to service and interact with real clients in our on-site student salons. This means that you can start building your future clientele while you’re a student.

Industry Experienced Instructors

At Moler, you’ll be trained by passionate instructors who know the barber and cosmetology business inside and out. They don’t just know how to practice in their field, they know how to teach it.

Small Class Sizes

You won’t be fighting for the instructor’s attention here at Moler. We keep our classes sizes small so that you can receive personal training from our qualified instructors.

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About Moler

Since 1910, we have graduated top beauty and barber professionals and provided affordable hair services to the Bay Area.

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Financial Aid

Money doesn’t have to be a barrier. We can help you find your options for federal aid and veteran’s aid, available to those who qualify.

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Is a Creative Career in Barbering or Cosmetology Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Barbering and Cosmetology and exploring whether Moler  is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call 510-237-3800, a Moler admissions representative will be happy to answer any questions you have.