Mortuary Science and Embalming/embalmer Colleges and Programs

College Degree Finder

This program is designed to prepare students for licensure as morticians and embalmers. This program typically includes in depth instruction in pathogenic microbiology, thanatochemistry, systematic pathology, clinical mortuary science, gross anatomy, embalming, applicable laws and regulations, restorative art, and special services such as cremation and preparations required by specific religious communities.

The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in Mortuary Science and Embalming/embalmer. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.

Carl Sandburg College

2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard, Galesburg, IL 61401

Phone Number:(309) 344-2518
Website:www.sandburg.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:4,570 (4,570 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1

City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

1900 W Van Buren, Chicago, IL 60612-3197

Phone Number:(312) 850-7000
Website:malcolmx.ccc.edu/
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:13,206 (13,206 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:50 to 1

Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service

5141 Snapfinger Woods Dr, Decatur, GA 30035-4022

Phone Number:(770) 593-2257
Website:WWW.GUPTON-JONES.EDU
School Type:Private not-for-profit, 2-year
Awards Offered:Associate’s degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:225 (225 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:33 to 1

Ponce Paramedical College Inc

1213 Acacia Street Villa Flores Urb, Ponce, PR 00716-2901

Phone Number:(787) 848-1589
Website:www.popac.edu
School Type:2-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:4,823 (4,823 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Online Application:www.popac.edu

University of the District of Columbia

4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

Phone Number:(202) 274-5012
Website:www.udc.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:9,957 (9,544 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1

Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc

5808 Baum Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3706

Phone Number:(412) 362-8500
Website:www.pims.edu
School Type:Private not-for-profit, 2-year
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate’s degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:269 (269 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Enjoy this post? Don't forget to share.