Study at Advanced Barber College and Hair DesignAdvanced can be found in Weslaco, TX (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Certificate is the highest degree at Advanced.
The most common majors at the school are in beauty and cosmetology.
Advanced is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications. People attending the school come from a variety of states around the country.
In 2007, 54 students were enrolled in Advanced. The school has a large minority student population.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of the Advanced Barber College and Hair Design, Inc. is to provide excellent professional training to our students, to prepare them for both the State Board of Barber exam and a successful career in the barber industry. Because of our mission, our curriculum emphasizes the basic and advanced skills so that those students build a solid foundation of knowledge and service. Our staff provides our students with textbook studies, hands-on training serving clients, and opportunities to attend annual trade shows, to help students master both the procedures and the challenges of the profession itself. "
Advanced Programs and Degrees
2818 S International
Weslaco, TX 78596
General Phone: (956) 969-0341