"Voted Best Barbering &
Cosmetology School in
Southern California"
- as seen in O.C. Weekly, OCT 2013

"Voted Best Barbering & Cosmetology School in Southern California" - as seen in O.C. Weekly, OCT 2013

Barber

You'll learn cutting edge clipper artistry, straight-edge razor shaving, and over-all hair styling, taught by our professionally trained instructors.

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barber crossover

A licensed Cosmetologist can take an additional 400 hours of training to learn the skills necessary to become licensed in Barbering.

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cosmetology

In the Cosmetology program, you'll learn the best techniques for washing, cutting, coloring and styling hair from our REDKEN trained instructors.

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cosmetician

Our Esthetician Program offers all the needed requirements to become a Licensed Esthetician and certified in Makeup Artistry- with Financial Aid available.

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Barber Program

CR’U Institute’s Barbering students receive the most comprehensive training in the field. Students learn shaving, clipper-art and trimming of men’s hair, beards and moustaches, as well as cutting and styling men’s hair. You’ll learn sanitation, sterilization and safety practices as well as cutting edge styling skills from our professionally trained instructors. Barbering students are trained using LAYRITE products exclusively in all of our barbering classes. In this 1500 hour program you’ll be evaluated on your progress at the 450, 900, 1250 and 1500 hour mark. Upon graduation and receiving your certificate of completion you will be eligible to take the Licensing Exam of the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. Instruction is also taught on topics ranging from general anatomy, business industry relations, and front end salon management and merchandising techniques.

Cosmetology Program

In CR’U’s Cosmetology program, you’ll learn the best techniques for washing, cutting, coloring and styling hair from our trained instructors. Students also receive training about skin care and extensive make-up artistry application. In this 1600 hour course, you’ll be evaluated on your progress at the 450, 900, 1250 and 1600 hour mark. Upon graduation and receipt of your certificate of completion, you will be eligible to take the Licensing Exam of the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. The full course of study includes extensive technical training with live clients and book/theory work on topics ranging from straightening, waving and curling hair, facials and eyebrow beautification, manicures and pedicures, and everything in between. We also provide instruction for front-end salon management and merchandising techniques.

Cosmetician Program

CR’U Institute is the only vocational school offering a one of a kind esthetician course with extensive professional Makeup Artistry Training. What this means for you is that CR’U Esthetician students get extensive training from Dermalogica trained instructors and training in Makeup Artistry.

Barber Crossover Program

With the Barber Crossover Program, Cosmetologist’s can take an additional 200 hours of training to learn the skills necessary to become licensed in Barbering.
In this 200 hour program you’ll be evaluated on your progress at the 80 and 160 hour marks. Upon graduation and receiving your certificate of completion you will be eligible to take the licensing exam of the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology.