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Virtual Tour


Mon. February 6th, 2023

The following subway trains all run within a few short blocks of the school: B, D, F, V, N Q, R, N, S & (S- shuttle), W, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 , 6 & 7.

Buses stop within one or two blocks of school M6, M7, M10, M20, M27, M42, M104, and at the Port Authority Bus Terminal also M1, M2, M3, M4, M98, M101, M102, M103, Q32, X25 and the Metro-North Railroad. This is the major such facility that has frequent bus service to virtually all of New Jersey, Westchester County & Upstate NY, as well as certain areas of Long Island and Queens.

Let’s get started! To help you get to know us, we’ve included 3 fun videos explaining what American Barber institute has to offer.
Have fun exploring ABI where we love to teach how to cut hair and much, more.

Train to be a Master Barber in New York’s #1 Barber School! Our Barber Classes will cover both practical and business training, and eventually shop ownership.

(A.B.I) American Barber Institute is licensed by New York State Department of Education. In our two floor facility the first floor is for theoretical work, and the second floor is used for hands-on practical training.

Our school’s facility is 3,000 square feet, which makes us one of the largest schools of its type in the New York City area.

Our barber courses are designed to be fun and engaging. It’s not just about learning, it’s about building a barbering career in a fun, safe and engaging manner!

CHoose a Program

500 Hour Master Barber Program

In our program, our future barbers receive 500 hours of instruction, over a period of 4 months

200 Hour Barber Fundamentals Program

Receive 200 hours of instruction, to learn the fundamentals and gain hands-on practice.

50 Hours Barber Refresher Program

The 50 Hour Barber refresher program is intended primarily for licensed individuals wishing to enhance their skills.


This course is designed for all new applicants who wish to apply for a new or renewal license.


Contact us, we will be happy to guide you.

The average salary for a Barber/Stylist is $42,626 per year in the United States, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

When you come for a tour, the first thing you will find is that our staff is incredibly friendly and here to help you. Ask our staff about their love for teaching a new generation of barbers and they will tell you that it is their passion for imparting knowledge.