Official Nebraska Government Website
Official Nebraska Government Website

Nebraska Board of

Barber Examiners

1220 Lincoln Mall

Suite 100

P.O. Box 94723

Lincoln NE 68509-4723

phone: (402)­ 471-2051



Mission Statement

The mission of the Board of Barber Examiners is to examine and provide for the licensing of qualified barbers and barber instructors, to enforce the sanitary rules regulating barber shops and schools, to develop and approve barber school curriculum and post-secondary educational requirements for barber instructors, to investigate and resolve consumer complaints and provide the public with a healthy and safe shop environment.

Board Meetings

The next scheduled board meeting and examination is Sunday, July 21, 2024. Meeting to begin at 8:00 a.m. at College of Hair Design, 304 South 11th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508.

Board Members


Joseph A. Scoville

Omaha, Nebraska


Courtney A. Daubendiek

Beatrice, Nebraska


Tara J. Sterns

Lincoln, Nebraska


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Requirements For Registration As A Licensed Barber In Nebraska

  1. High School Diploma or G.E.D.,
  2. At least seventeen years of age,
  3. Completed 1,800 hours of training in a school of barbering,
  4. Graduated from a barber school approved by the Nebraska Board of Barber Examiners, and
  5. Passed an examination conducted by the Nebraska Board of Barber Examiners.


Applications for the licensing of individuals or establishments and related information may be obtained through this website's Application Forms page and by referring to Chapter 3 "Rules & Regulations" for specific barber shop licensing requirements, or by contacting the board office.

Nebraska Schools of Barbering

College of Hair Design

College of Hair Design

304 South 11th Street

Lincoln, NE 68508

(402)­ 474-4244

Xenon A Stephanie Moss Academy

Xenon A Stephanie Moss Academy - Omaha

8516 Park Drive

Omaha, NE 68127

(402)­ 718-9853

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