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There are many reasons to enter the funeral profession. We can offer you the support you need to get started.
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Careers & Programs
Ask any funeral director or embalmer: there are very many reasons to enter the funeral profession. Whether you are fresh out of high school or college–or choosing to change your career in mid-life–this section of our website offers you the kind of support you’re looking for. If you’re ready to return to the classroom, our listing of college mortuary science programs and mortuary schools will get you started. Our review of state licensing requirements, internship and job opportunities, and available funeral service scholarships will add depth to your understanding of funeral service as a career option.
Looking for a job in funeral service? Whether you are a licensed embalmer or funeral director; or wish to find a position as a funeral director intern or as an embalmer apprentice, consult our listing of funeral service jobs.
Are you interested in obtaining a mortuary science degree? Our listing of college mortuary science program offerings and online mortuary schools will support you in selecting the right school of mortuary science for your particular educational needs and intended goals.
No one argues with the statement that education costs, not only in time spent in the classroom, but in money as well. Learn more about the availability of mortuary science scholarships, their requirements, and obtain access to scholarship applications here.