The Funeral Service program incorporates a traditional two-year program that follows the American Board of Funeral Service Education curricular standards for mortuary education and allows eligibility for licensure as a funeral director and embalmer in most states.
In addition to the professional courses required for licensure by the American Board of Funeral Service Education and the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards; business law, management, bereavement, grief, and other issues specific to the profession and community outreach techniques are also covered.
The Funeral Service Program at Cape Cod Community College is in candidacy and seeking accreditation by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE), 992 Mantua Pike, Suite 108, Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097 (816) 233-3747. Web: www.abfse.org
See also: Associate in Science: Funeral Service overview
A student can enroll in the Funeral Service program after completion* of the following:
- Admissions Application
- Submission of official high school transcripts or high school equivalency transcripts showing evidence of high school diploma and graduation.
*Your application will be considered incomplete until all materials are received.
For questions regarding admissions and matriculation into this program, please contact the Office of Admissions: