At AUB, our goal is to help students reach there ultimate goals in succeeding and attaining
their certified barber license with the completion of required hours per each state regulations.
Founded in 2014, AUB is the #1 global leading Barbering Online University. Partnering with leading businesses, corporations and institutions within the United States, for the betterment of the students, transforming them to become extraordinary professionals around the world.
Our quality online programs features nationally recognized experts, accomplished faculty, and visionary leadership - all professionals who are dedicated to upholding the university's high academic standards of barbering.
AUB leads in online barbering education, offering Master Barber Program, Licensed Cosmetologist Program, and a Licensed Educator Program for licensed barbers as well as continuing education programs.
The mission of American University of Barbering Online is to provide an affordable and flexible opportunity to transform students to professional practitioners so that they can be the effect of social change within communities across America.
Our Values— The quality of education with integrity and student-centered learning—are at the center of The University's core values. AUB's values demand high standards of excellence, uncompromising openness and honesty, and primary attention to the personal and professional achievements and progress of our students.
AUB was launched as a vision to formulate an innovative system within barbering and higher education utilizing web-based technology, affecting society . AUB provides flexibility and affordability to a quality education by breaking rules and eliminating the need for the traditional brick and mortar learning environment. AUB's educational technology will helped develop more advanced economies (including today's global economy) and will allow the rise of an competitive advantage in barbering. We are excited to lead this groundbreaking and innovative institution.
The American University of Barbering was founded with a vision from two dynamic business partners, becoming solid teammates after International Wahl Educator, Ms. Christina Goree, invited author, educator, and motivational speaker, Ms. Shante Randolph, to become the VP of Lady Barbers United Association Worldwide . The two partners saw issues within the industry and then made the commitment to provide potential and certified barbers opportunities by elevating the industry with higher education, utilizing technology that will be convenient to students and their lifestyles at affordable rates, with hopes of enhancing communities with promising careers to all graduating students.
Our students will study online and with partnerships of more than 100 locations across the United States and availability in countries around the world. Not only do students attend classes that are convenient, they gain reputable careers using an innovative approach.
Our faculty members have more than 60 years combined both real-world and academic experience. This means students can use what they learn in class the very next day they’re at work. We also offer training programs for potential barbers, licensed cosmetologists, and practicing barbers to become educators, as well. This gives students choices and room to grow within their careers.
Contact an Enrollment Representative to let us know how we can help you reach your higher education goals.
American University of Barbering Online - The future of higher education.
Shante RandolphEducator / Director of EducationDirector of Education- Shante Randolph Serves as the Chairman of Education of The American University of Barbering, and deeply grateful for the opportunity of aiding a innovative legacy to The barber & beauty industry. AUB started as a vision to change barbering and elevate higher education utilizing web based technology, which gives felxibility and will be the groundbreaking and innovative way to enhanced education at across the nation. Randolph is passionate about higher education and strongly believes in the role it plays in preparing our future leaders and helping them solve many of our most societal challenges. She is committed to helping preserve and enhance the investment our students are making in their education, and ensuring they have the support and innovation from AUB they need to achieve their education and career goals. The Aurthor of "50 Tips to become a Powerful Barber" , has spent more than 19 years mastering the art of barbering, winning hair battle awards with Celebrity Barber Curtis Smith of Xotics, appearing in Reality TV Show” Queen Brooklyn: Rip The Runway Contest, and showcasing for Lady Barbers United. She most recently assisted first place winner Christina Goree at The International Bronner Brother Hair Show 2014 in Atlanta. Shante is an avid mentor to those in the industry, with the support, charisma, and attention to detail that she provides to both her clientele and business partners. Equipped with knowledge as a licensed educator, Shante has Pioneered the education program for Paul Mitchell barbering School of Nashville. She has also helped developed a barbering a curriculum to continue to educate students and future educators. Shante currently puts her energy and experience into future projects that’s going to help future students and educators. Shante’s goal is producing graduates and jobs all across America by developing professional and practical skills inside and outside the classrooms which is the face of changing circumstances. She is an advocate of education and tells us... -"THE POWER lives in your mind”
Christina GoreeDirector of Advance Master ClassesInternational Wahl Education & Artistic Member “Christina, with many titles is known as a Legendary International Artist & Educator to the Barber & Beauty Industry who has Mastered all areas of Barbering leaving legacies to many in the future.” Christina Leads America, as the Champion of The International Hair Show " THE BIG CLIPPER TOURNMENT" at Bronner Brothers.Christina’s drive for success and value of on going professional training and continued education. She believes the right clippers changes everything. Today’s industry requires the knowledge of the newest technology and current styles. You will learn to execute your clipper cuts with the ergonomics that will keep you excelling to the top of the field. Students, Stylists and Barbers no matter what your skill level Wahl Academy course credential is like no other. You will leave motivate confidence and refresh with a new passionate for clipper cutting. West Coast Phenomenal Female Barber. Christina one of the industries phenomenal Master Barber Stylist with 27 years experience in the industry, her work has been featured on numerous projects ranging from the Sliver Screen to Television, Music Video’s and Print-Ads. As a Celebrity Stylistshe has worked with Usher, Warren G, Chris Tucker, Cedric The Entertainer, Anthony Anderson, Diddy and Son, Bill Bellamy, Jon B., KC and Jo Jo and the list goes on. Her knowledge and experience has awarded her numerous awards and accolades, on local and International levels. She is currently the founder and President of a non-profit oginazation Lady Barbers United an Educator / Platform Artist for the WAHL Styling Team educating Internationally she has worked with Barry Fletcher, Woody’s Quality Grooming, Kizuri Styling Team and many others. She is currently a member of Team XOTICS, and is consistently breaking new ground in a commonly male dominated industry. The Director of Advance Master Classes also has over 16 years as a WAHL Educator, who constantly is in the zone of inspiring and motivating her students. Ms. Goree is a true master of the fundamentals of classic barbering. Ms. Goree is also a WAHL Artistic Team Member with an unsurpassed skill level in Precision Hair-Cutting and Color Artistry. As an innovative Team Xotics Member, she implements the boldest techniques resulting in flawless results which has culminated in her being titled as The Hair Smoothing Specialist. Internationally renowned as a WAHL Educator, Ms. Goree has worked with the most elite clients including professional athletes, top models, television and feature film stars. Ms. Goree is truly an transformational artist that provides an unsurpassed level of professional hair care services within a uniquely private environment.