***Spring classes will continue meeting through alternative instructional methods and end on time (May 5). Extracurricular activities remain suspended until further notice. For general information, call the PCC Student Coronavirus Hotline at (252) 493-7245, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.***04

Barber School

The Barber School Program at Pitt Community College, in partnership with Altitude Academy, is one of the most distinguished and affordable programs in Eastern NC. We have one of the highest passing percentage rates on the NC State Barber Exam, placing us as second in the state! Our program stresses the importance of teaching you more than just barbering skills. We also instill business and life skills so that you will be prepared for all aspects of the work force. Download a printable flyer.

Barber School Registration

We are currently accepting new students! You can register at the PCC Greenville Center located at 3107 S. Memorial Dr.

Admission Requirements

The enrollment process for Barber School requires several steps due to state requirements. We recommend you allow several weeks to complete, prior to the first day of class. Registration for all classes will be done on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Tuition payments of $185.55 are due at the time of registration. You can pay by check, money order, or credit/debit card. We DO NOT accept cash. A money order made out to the NC Barber School for $25 is due at the time of registration. This is the permit for allowing your barber hours to be reported. No permit – No hours!

Additional Costs

Your book is a cost of $297 and your kit is a cost of $310. You must purchase the kit/book bundle prior to or on the first day of class for $607. NO EXCEPTIONS. You must also purchase uniforms (black scrubs) prior to the first day of class.