Currently all barber licensing in Ohio falls under the OH State Barber Board in Columbus.
Ohio Barber License Requirements
- Barber License – 1800 Hours
OH barber licenses are renewed annually before July 1. The fee to renew an OH barber license is $110, and the barber instructor license is $150 to renew.
Ohio Barber License Reciprocity or Transfer
To transfer your barber license to Ohio without retaking the board exams, you must be at least 18 years old, be of “good moral character,” and your current, active license from your home state must have been granted after equivalent or greater training hours at a barber school.
Barber Schools in Ohio
Ohio Board of Barber Examiners