Mid-America College Of Funeral Service

Tel: (812)288-8878
71 students
Private not-for-profit
The mission of Mid-America College of Funeral Service is to provide a contemporary education for those having chosen funeral service as their life's work that will enable the student to become a successful entry-level funeral service practitioner.
School Highlights:
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service serves 71 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
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 (3.6 miles away).

School Overview

Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 71 teachers has grown by 102% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment
71 students
1,303 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
71 students
836 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service sch enrollment Mid-America College Of Funeral Service sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Hispanic (2010-2012)
% Black
12%
12%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Black (2006-2012)
% White
86%
67%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service sch ethnicity Mid-America College Of Funeral Service sta ethnicity
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. 0.25 0.45
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $9,050 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,050 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $9,050 $5,940
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,050 $10,072
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 80%. 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Indiana is Kaplan College-Hammond. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.