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Massage Therapy

Successful completion of this course will allow you to take the licensure exam offered by the NC Board of Massage & Bodywork Therapy. High school diploma or GED required for entry into the program. There are only 16 seats available for this class.

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One hour massage appointments are available to the public for $20. Appointments can be scheduled with the link below. Available dates and times are listed on the booking site.

Cost & Requirements  Schedule
  • Cost: $182
  • Requirements: High school diploma or GED
  • Textbooks: Approximately $230
  • Uniforms: Approximately $100
  • Day Class
    • Days:     Monday & Thursday
    • Dates: Class runs from August - June
    • Time:     8:30 - 4:30
  • Night Class
    • Days:     Monday & Thursday, Every Other Wednesday and One Saturday a Month
    • Dates:
    • Time:    Weekdays 6:00pm - 10:00pm, Saturday 8:30am - 4:00pm



    This course is designed to provide the necessary skills to work to meet the instructional requirements to become a registered barber a established by the NC Board of Barber Examiners.  

    With the support of RCC, you will be prepared to take the state exam and get started in your barbering career. The program is located at our ComTech Campus and is currently accepting applications. 

    Students will train in an on-campus barbershop 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 hairstyling, haircutting, coloring, and chemical services.

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    Students provide services to the public for $5.


    Cost Requirements Schedule


    Approximate Program Total: $1,650.00

    1st Semester - $1150.00

    2nd Semester - $230.00

    3rd Semester - $245.60

    • HS Diploma or GED
    • If no diploma student must score at 9th-grade reading level on the TABE test (Offered for free on Main Campus Building 14 and the ComTech campus
    Days:  Monday through Friday

    Dates:   Classes begin each January

    Times:  8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. with an online entity

    Location:  ComTech Campus in Pembroke

    Natural Hair Care



    This comprehensive course provides instruction and hands-on practice in the concepts and techniques of Esthetics.  Topics include safety, skin care, make-up, and other required topics.

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    Nail Technician

    This comprehensive course provides instruction and clinical practice in manicuring, nail building (application and maintenance of artificial nails) and pedicuring.  The course content includes nail anatomy, disorders of nails, and irregularities of nails; theory and salesmanship as it relates to manicuring; actual practice in manicuring; and arm, hand and foot massage.

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