Name: Beyond Expectations Barber College.
Address: 2202 Romig Road near Rolling Acres in Akron.
Requirements: Must be at least 18 and an eighth-grade graduate. Will work with students with criminal records, depending on the severity of the offense and when it occurred.
Tuition: $7,650 for 10½ months. Scholarships and financial assistance are available to qualifying students.
Services: Open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Shop offers haircuts, beard trims, shaves, facials, hair color and perms, priced between $3 and $25.
Ohio State Barber Board site: http://barber.ohio.gov/.