Continuing Education for Career Development


Michael Swinney



Other Classes

Barbering Program

Would you like to help others look their best?

Do you want to earn an exceptional income? Do you want to be your own boss?


The college is offering Barbering as a day program lasting three semesters. The program is located at our ComTech Campus and is currently accepting applications. Students will prepare to pass the North Carolina Barbering exam to become licensed barbers.  Students will train in an on-campus barber shop located at RCC’s ComTech Campus in Pembroke. The barber program will teach the students the essentials required in providing complete hair and skin services such as facial massages, razor shaves, modern hair styling, hair cutting, coloring, and chemical services.


  • 8th grade reading level on the TABE test
  • HS Diploma or GED (official transcript required)
  • Participate in an interview by the Barbering Committee at RCC.
  • Potential students will be required to furnish a certified copy of their criminal history.

   Enrollment is limited to twenty new students—call now!!

Call the barbering instructor, Mr. Michael Swinney, at 910-272-3487 for information or email him at or Mr. Corey Stickney at

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RCC is presently developing an evening barbering program to begin  fall semester 2015. If are interested please call Mr. Michael Swinney at 910-272-3487 or email at  or Mr. Corey Stickney at  for more information. Space is limited!