Mid-America College Of Funeral Service

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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.
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty7 staff28 staff
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 65 has declined by 45% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 21:1 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 Enrollment65 students1,806 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:134:1
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students65 students507 students
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Enrollment Breakdown IN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
-
2%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Hispanic (2011-2013)
% Black
11%
6%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Black (2007-2016)
% White
89%
47%
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service White (2007-2016)
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.0.200.58
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,800$31,500
Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2010-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid77%89%
    Mid-America College Of Funeral Service % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$14,750$20,000
    Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,916$6,334
    Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate100%78%
    Mid-America College Of Funeral Service Percent Admitted (2007-2010)

    Extracurriculars

    Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
    ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Co-ed Fraternity Co-ed Fraternity,
    Source: 2016 (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.

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