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Most Popular Schools for General Funeral Service and Mortuary Science Major & Degree Program

A program that generally prepares individuals for careers in the funeral service industry and for licensure as funeral service directors or morticians. Includes instruction in the basic elements of mortuary science and the business, counseling, and operational aspects of funeral service.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science 119 100% N/A
2 Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service 111 100% $13,363
3 Jefferson State Community College 102 7% $6,990
4 Fayetteville Technical Community College 82 2% $3,964
5 San Antonio College 81 2% $4,311
6 American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service 80 100% $18,085
7 Worsham College of Mortuary Science 78 100% N/A
8 Dallas Institute of Funeral Service 72 100% $11,870
9 Mercer County Community College 52 5% $5,626
10 Des Moines Area Community College 51 1% $14,992
11 Arapahoe Community College 41 2% $5,918
12 St Petersburg College 39 1% $4,282
13 Cypress College 37 2% $3,113
14 Mid-America College of Funeral Service 35 63% $11,900
15 Ponce Paramedical College Inc 34 5% N/A
16 FINE Mortuary College 31 100% $20,520
17 Chandler-Gilbert Community College 31 1% $21,590
18 Lincoln College of New England-Southington 30 22% $37,510
19 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 30 0% $27,898
20 Antilles School of Technical Careers 30 14% $8,944
21 Amarillo College 29 1% $3,826
22 Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc 28 25% N/A
23 Northampton County Area Community College 27 2% $19,774
24 John Tyler Community College 27 1% $6,220
25 Hudson Valley Community College 25 1% $7,312
26 Ogeechee Technical College 25 2% $3,600
27 Piedmont Technical College 24 2% $6,421
28 Ivy Tech Community College 24 0% $5,788
29 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale 23 1% $29,367
30 John A Gupton College 23 72% $22,958
31 Community College of Baltimore County 22 1% $5,706
32 Vincennes University 22 1% $20,202
33 Kansas City Kansas Community College 21 2% $20,342
34 University of Central Oklahoma 18 1% $24,091
35 American River College 18 0% $2,958
36 Arkansas State University-Mountain Home 18 3% $4,456
37 Florida State College at Jacksonville 17 0% $14,589
38 Nassau Community College 16 0% $7,680
39 Eastwick College-Hackensack 15 8% $16,351
40 Saint Louis Community College 14 1% $4,315
41 Mt Hood Community College 13 1% $7,001
42 Tidewater Community College 13 0% $7,061
43 Point Park University 12 1% $46,090
44 Miami Dade College 10 0% $4,338
45 Bishop State Community College 9 1% $6,240
46 Delgado Community College 9 0% $6,079
47 Holmes Community College 8 0% $11,260
48 Salt Lake Community College 8 0% $4,743
49 Liceo de Arte-Dise-O y Comercio 7 5% $9,972
50 Northwest Mississippi Community College 6 0% $9,420
51 East Mississippi Community College 5 0% $12,855
52 University of Arkansas Community College-Hope 5 1% $3,959
53 Northeast Texas Community College 4 1% $17,462
54 Mesa Community College 2 0% $3,494
55 Mountain Empire Community College 2 0% $6,210
56 Luzerne County Community College 2 0% $7,430

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.