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 16:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% 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

The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 7 staff
59 staff
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 65 teachers has grown by 85% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment
65 students
1,282 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
22:1
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
65 students
810 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
11%
12%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Black (2006-2013)
% White
89%
57%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service White (2006-2013)
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average 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. 0.25 0.53
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Co-ed Fraternity Co-ed Fraternity,
Source: 2013 (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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