Saturday, December 16th, 2017

New Online Technical Certificate in Funeral Directing

November 29, 2017

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Beginning this spring, students will have the option to complete the Technical Certificate in Funeral Directing completely online. The thirty credit hour program can be completed in just five 8-week sessions. UAHT also offers a Certificate of Proficiency in Funeral Directing, an on-campus Technical Certificate in Funeral Directing, and an Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education degree. For more information, call 870-722-8206 or email karen.davis@uacch.edu.

Funeral Service Education Programs Brochure

Online Technical Certificate in Funeral Directing
Spring Block Session I  (8 weeks)
ENGL 1013 Composition I 3
FSED 1001 Funeral Service Orientation & Ethics 1
FSED 1002 Funeral Service History 2
Spring Block Session II  (8 weeks)
BUSS 1203 Introduction to Business 3
FSED 1033 Funeral Directing 3
Total 12
Summer Block (8 weeks)
CISS 1013 Introduction to Computers 3
FSED 2223 Business & Funeral Law 2
Total 6
Fall Block Session I (8 weeks)
ACCT 2103 Principles of Accounting 3
FSED 2103 Funeral Psychology/Sociology 3
Fall Block Session II (8 weeks)
SPCH 1313 Principles of Speech 3
FSED 1313 Funeral Merchandising & Management 3
Total 12
TOTAL 30

This academic program is designed to meet specific state or professional needs. It is not accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education. Students graduating from this program are not eligible to take the National Board Examination or any state board examination for which graduation from an ABFSE Accredited program is required.

Funeral Services Programs at UAHT

Certificate of Proficiency in Funeral Directing
Technical Certificate in Funeral Directing
Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service Education