Learn mortuary science from one of the nation’s oldest mortuary science schools.
Mount Ida College’s Funeral Service Associate of Science Degree Program offers applied, hands-on training that will help you stand out in the job market—and in the mortuary science profession. In addition to standard courses often required for licensure as a funeral director and embalmer, our Funeral Service Degree Program covers grief and bereavement, community outreach, business management and general education.
The Funeral Service Degree Program and Funeral Home Management Degree Program at Mount Ida College are accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE), 3414 Ashland Avenue, Suite G, St. Joseph, Missouri 65406 (816) 233-3747. Web: www.abfse.org. National Board Examination pass rates, graduation rates, and employment rates for this and other ABFSE-accredited programs are available at www.abfse.org. To request a printed copy of this program’s rates, go to the Department of Funeral Service Education, Suite 013, School of Applied Sciences or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone at (617) 928-4714.
National Board Exam Statistics
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2014 Program Information
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* Timely graduation = complete program in 1½ times designated program length.
** Left before completing the program; did not finish.