This academic program is designed to meet specific state or professional needs. It is not accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education owing to the fact that it does not include instruction in the following areas: embalming and related science courses. 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.

Admissions Application for Technical Certificate

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Spring Block Session 1 (8 weeks) Hours
ENGL 1013 Composition I 3
FSED 1001 Funeral Service Orientation and Ethics 1
FSED 1002 History of Funeral Service 2
Spring Block Session II (8 weeks)
BUSS 1203 Introduction to Business 3
FSED 1033 Funeral Directing 3
Summer Block (8 weeks)
CISS 1013 Introduction to Computers 3
FSED 2223 Business & Funeral Law 3
Fall Block Session I (8 weeks)
ACCT 2103 Principles of Accounting I 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 Hours 30

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Other Funeral Service Programs available at UAHT:

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