Industry certification, Associate's degree, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
The AAS in Funeral Science is a two-year degree that offer the theoretical and practical application of funeral service education. Students are prepared for entry into the workforce after graduation. The aims of this program are to enlarge the background and knowledge of students about the funeral service profession; educate students in every phase of funeral service; help students develop the proficiency and skills necessary of the profession; educate students concerning the responsibilities of the funeral service profession to the community at large; emphasize higher standards of ethical conduct; provide a curriculum at the post-secondary level of instruction; and to encourage research in the field of funeral service.
Program Length (Weeks)
Combination of Education and Course(s)
Arkansas State University-Mountain Home (ASUMH)
WIOA Approved Program
1600 South College Street, Mountain Home, Arkansas
5025 - Northwest
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science In Funeral Science
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Federal Financial Aid and Scholarships
A full refund of tuition and fees will be processed for the students who:
1. Officially withdraw from a course or courses before the end of the 10th business day for Fall, Fall 1st 7wk, Spring or Spring 1st 7 week term.
2. Officially withdraw from a course or courses before the end of the 5th business day for Summer I, Summer I Extended, Summer II, or 2nd 7 week term.
Withdrawal forms are available in the Admissions Office or online under the
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - ABFSE
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost