Mid-America College Of Funeral Service

Tel: (812)288-8878
65 students
Private, non-profit
School Highlights
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service serves 65 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service is one of 2 community colleges within Clark County, IN.
The nearest community college is Galen College of Nursing-Louisville (3.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
College Mid-America College Of Funeral Service (IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 7 staff 22 staff
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 65 has declined by 45% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 65 students 512 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 34:1
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 65 students 507 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
11%
6%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Black (2006-2014)
% White
89%
47%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service White (2006-2014)
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.20 0.58
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $9,050 is less than the state average of $13,880. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $9,050 $13,880
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 77% 91%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Co-ed Fraternity Co-ed Fraternity,
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Mid-America College of Funeral Service is a non-profit institution dedicated to education and research for the funeral profession. Mid-America College of Funeral Service is the successor to the rich educational heritage of two historically prominent educational institutions of the area that have prepared men and women of all ages to successfully enter the funeral service profession. Today, Mid-America College proudly continues to provide a timely learning experience for its students, with a foundation firmly rooted in a century of tradition established by its predecessors–The Kentucky School of Mortuary Science, founded in Louisville, Kentucky in 1895, and the Indiana College of Mortuary Science, founded in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1905. Mid-America College of Funeral Service has long been recognized for its contemporary curriculum, personal attention to students, qualified and experienced faculty and the successful performance of our graduates on state and national licensing examinations. When combined with the areas excellent recreational facilities and opportunities, such as sport and recreational boating on the Ohio River, excellent fishing at many area lakes, the well maintained Metropolitan Parks System with its meticulous golf courses, picnic areas, and tennis courts as well as snow skiing during the winter months at nearby Paoli, Indiana, the student attending Mid-America College of Funeral Service will find a learning atmosphere and living environment which will greatly enrich his or her formal funeral service educational experience. Mid-America College offers three programs: a Cooperative Study Program, an Associate of Applied Science Degree (Funeral Service), and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Funeral Service. These educational programs are fully accredited and approved by the Committee on Accreditation of the American Board of Funeral Service Education and the Indiana Commission on Proprietary Education.

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Did You Know?
For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,257 per year for in-state students and $6,761 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,880 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Indiana community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.