Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education
Jefferson State Community College

Program Details

Jefferson State Community College offers an online option in the Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education. Students who are looking to become full-time funeral home employees can benefit from the program to seek their state licensing requirements. Students will study a broad skill set in funeral home operation and prepare for the National Board Examination.


This program requires in-person components.

  • Current valid apprenticeship with the state board of funeral service within the state that he or she plans to practice
  • Fifteen semester hours (25 quarter hours) of Funeral Service Education faculty approved English, math, speech, social science and humanities completed

Special Accreditation

The American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges