Mid-America College Of Funeral Service

School Highlights

Mid-America College Of Funeral Service serves 122 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Mid-America College Of Funeral Service places among the top 20% of community colleges in Indiana for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPublic
Total Faculty7 staff42 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Mid-America College Of Funeral Service has grown by 87% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The Mid-America College Of Funeral Service diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 109% over five years.
Total Enrollment122 students529 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:131:1
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# Full-Time Students122 students531 students
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% Hispanic
4%
3%
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% Black
23%
6%
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% White
73%
39%
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Diversity Score0.410.60
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,800$30,600
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%82%
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Median Debt for Graduates$13,000$13,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate100%92%
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Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Co-ed Fraternity
Source: 2019 (or 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Mid-America College Of Funeral Service is Galen College of Nursing-Louisville (3.6 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,187 per year for in-state students and $8,759 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,873 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 85%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Indiana community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Indiana is MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.