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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.

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Stepping into the American Barber Institute is not just a visit; it’s a transformative experience, and the tour is your passport to a world of insight. Today, as you walk through our doors to Get More Info, the initial embrace is the warmth of an incredibly friendly staff, ready to guide you on your exploration.

During your tour, engage our staff in conversation, inquire about their journey in teaching the next generation of barbers, and you’ll uncover more than a job description – you’ll discover a genuine passion for imparting knowledge. Their commitment goes beyond the ordinary; it is a dedication to nurturing a new wave of skilled professionals who carry the torch of expertise.

But the journey doesn’t end with the staff. Take a moment to speak with our students. They are the living testament to the culture we’ve cultivated, and you’ll find a multitude of happy faces eager to share their experiences. It’s not just about the curriculum; it’s about the camaraderie, the support, and the shared joy of learning that defines our institution.

As you immerse yourself in the tour, remember that it’s more than a visual exploration. It’s an opportunity to understand the heart and soul of the American Barber Institute. The importance of this experience lies in the rich tapestry of knowledge, passion, and happiness woven into the very fabric of our institution. So, when you step into our world today, take the tour, gather information, and witness firsthand the vibrant community that defines the American Barber Institute. 

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!

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500 Hour Master Barber
Program – 4 Months
50 Hours Barber
Refresher Program
3 Hours Contagious
Diseases Program
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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.

Payment Plans options Available.

American Barber Institute offers flexible tuition payment plans to help students manage the cost of the Master Barber Program. We have two schedules available, each with its own payment plan options:


Morning Program (8 am - 2 pm)


  • Upon registration, students will pay a $500 tuition down payment.
  • The remaining balance will be divided into 17 weekly payments of $300.
  • Students are responsible for purchasing their own barbering tools, books, and supplies.


Afternoon Program (2 pm - 8 pm)


  • Upon registration, students will pay a $500 tuition down payment.
  • The remaining balance of $4100 will be divided into 16 weekly payments of $250, with a final payment of $100 on week 17.
  • Students are responsible for purchasing their own barbering tools, books, and supplies.


Both plans offer an out-of-pocket comprehensive tuition payment option, ensuring that students can pay in installments throughout their program. Choose the schedule that best fits your needs and start your journey toward becoming a Master Barber with the American Barber Institute.

Access VR financial assistance option.

Access VR program is a key player in supporting individuals with disabilities in obtaining and maintaining employment. This means that if you qualify, you could receive financial assistance to pursue your passion for barbering.

Veterans GI BILL® financial assistance option.

If you are a veteran, GI BILL® opens doors to education and vocational training. At American Barber Institute, we honor and support those who have served our Country by offering assistance through the Veterans GI BILL®, making barbering education accessible to our nation’s heroes.

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