Mortuary Science Curriculum

Mortuary Science Curriculum

Course Number Summer Session Sem. Hrs.
ENG 101 Freshman Composition 1 3
PSY 101 General Psychology 1 3
  Semester Total 6
  First Semester  
MTS 150 Psychology of Grief & Death 3
BIO 111 Anatomy & Physiology Fundamentals 4
CHM 100 Concepts of Chemistry 3
MTS 110 History of Mortuary Science 3
MTS 120 Mortuary Law 3
  Semester Total 16
  Second Semester  
MTS 130 Introduction to Microbiology for Mortuary Science 2
MTS 131 Introduction to Pathology for Mortuary Science 2
MTS 210 Funeral Service Counseling 4
BUS 201 Management Fundamentals 3
ACC 101 Principles of Accounting 1 3
BLA 202 Business Law 3
  Semester Total 17
  Summer Session  
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
  Semester Total 3
  Third Semester  
MTS 140 Embalming I 4
MTS 160 Funeral Service Administration 5
MTS 170 Restorative Art 4
MTS 215 Introduction to Mass Fatalities Incidents 2
MTS 225 Thanatochemistry 3
  Semester Total 18
  Fourth Semester  
  First 8-Week Session  
MTS 220 Funeral Directing 4
MTS 230 Embalming II 4
MTS 240 Funeral Service Seminar 1
  First 8-Week Total 9
  Second 8-Week Session  
MTS 250 Funeral Service Practicum 3
MTS 260 Restorative Art/Embalming Practicum 3
MTS 270 Examination Review Seminar 1
  Second 8-Week Total 7
  Semester Total 16
  Total Program Requirement 76