F.A.Q. on becoming a barber in NM.


What are the requirements to become a licensed barber in the state of New Mexico? 


A.   A barber license shall be issued to any person who files a completed application, accompanied by the required fees and documentation, and who: 
​(1)  has an education equivalent to the completion of the second year of high school; 
(2)  is at least seventeen years of age;   
(3)   has completed a course in barbering of at least one thousand two hundred hours (1200) in a school approved by the board; and 
(4)  has passed an examination approved by the board.   

B.   The holder of a barber license has the right and privilege to use the title "barber", the initials "R.B." following the holder's surname and to use a barber pole, the traditional striped, vertical emblem of the barbering trade.  History: Laws 1993, ch. 171, § 8; 1997, ch. 218, § 5. 


Where can I go to barber school in Albuquerque?


Albuquerque Barber College 


A better U barber Academy


Olympian Academy


Toni & Guy Academy