About Us


On April 25, 2008, Washington Barber College located at 5300 West 65th Street, Little Rock, Arkansas, was licensed to operate as a Barber College, by the State of Arkansas, under the authority of the State Board of Barber Examiners.  Washington Barber College was founded by Mr. Arlo and Debony Washington serving in the capacity of Director and Assistant Director respectively.

The first students were enrolled on June 17, 2008 and the school celebrated its first graduate in the Instructor Trainee Program on October 16, 2008 and its Basic Barber Stylist Program on May 20, 2009….(Then lead with the rest of the sentences stating,…

In just six short years we’ve graduated over 300 students and currently have five instructors helping us graduate more.  The primary goal of Washington Barber College is to  develop world class professionals and we’re doing it one chair at a time.

Washington Barber College is waiting for you, ready to guide you to your barbering career so call…right now!​



The primary goal of Washington Barber College is to go above and beyond what has become tradition in the hair industry. We are committed to promoting dedication, determination, integrity, perseverance, and strong work ethics.

Washington Barber College is dedicated to raising the professional consciousness of every student who enters our training program.

Here at Washington Barber College our ultimate goal is to groom our students to

“Execute with Excellence”


Mr. Arlo Washington, Director