Certificate in Funeral Directing
Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service

Program Details

The online Certificate in Funeral Directing prepares students to meet specific state and professional needs.  Courses include Operating a Business, Funeral Directing, History of Funeral Service, Funeral Merchandising, and Mortuary Law.


  • High school transcript or GED
  • Official transcripts from any college, jr. college, vocational, technical, and/or university attended

School Accreditation Statement

American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, US Territories, International