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    Amarillo College
    Mortuary Science

    6229 W. 9th St.
    West Campus, Bldg. C, Room 101A
    Amarillo, TX 79178
    Brant E. Davis, Program Director
    Initial/Last/Next Accreditation: 2010/2017/2017
    Program Accredited by ABFSE: Mortuary Science
    Degree Offered: Associate of Applied Science
    Distance Learning - YES
    Phone: (806) 354-6035
    FAX: (806) 356-3657
    E-mail: bedavis@actx.edu
    Web Site: www.actx.edu/mortuary

     PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Year

    Total enrolled

    # of New
    Students

    # of
    Grads

    Timely
    Grad*

    Graduation rate

    Did not finish**

    Overall %
    Employed

    Employed
    in FS

    2017

    55

    55

    27

    11/27

    79%

    7

    100%

    100%

    2016

    29

    29

    6

    6/6

    83%

    3

    100%

    100%

    2015

    67

    22

    10

    9/10

    49%

    7

    90%

    85%



     NATIONAL BOARD STATISTICS

    3 year Average

    # Pass Arts

    % Pass Sciences

    2015 - 2017

    48%

    40%

    2014 - 2016

    73%

    62%

    2013 - 2015

    86%

    71%

    Most recent

    # Takers

    # Passed

    2017 Arts

    7

    1

    2017 Sciences

    5

    1


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    Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service
    415 Barren Springs Drive
    Houston, TX 77090
    Glenn A. Bower, President/CEO
    Initial/Last/Next Accreditation: 1988/2017/2024
    Program and Institution Accredited by ABFSE
    Degree Offered: Associate of Applied Science
    Distance Learning - YES
    Phone: (281) 873-0262
    FAX: (281) 873-5232
    E-mail: g.bower@commonwealth.edu
    Web Site: www.commonwealth.edu

     PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Year

    Total enrolled

    # of New
    Students

    # of
    Grads

    Timely
    Grad*

    Graduation rate

    Did not finish**

    Overall %
    Employed

    Employed
    in FS

    2017

    361

    210

    135

    134/135

    64%

    112

    65%

    65%

    2016

    350

    238

    129

    127/129

    81%

    93

    76%

    64%

    2015

    289

    198

    128

    128/128

    69%

    46

    64%

    63%



     NATIONAL BOARD STATISTICS

    3 year Average

    # Pass Arts

    % Pass Sciences

    2015 - 2017

    86%

    88%

    2014 - 2016

    87%

    88%

    2013 - 2015

    80%

    74%

    Most recent

    # Takers

    # Passed

    2017 Arts

    43

    36

    2017 Sciences

    42

    34


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    Dallas Institute of Funeral Service
    3909 S. Buckner Boulevard
    Dallas, TX 75227-4314
    Wayne Cavender, President
    Initial/Last/Next Accreditation: 1946/2017/2024
    Program and Institution Accredited by ABFSE
    Degree Offered: Associate in Applied Science
    Distance Learning - Begins Fall 2018
    Phone: (214) 388-5466
    FAX: (214) 388-0316
    E-mail: w.cavender@dallasinstitute.edu
    Web Site: www.dallasinstitute.edu

     PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Year

    Total enrolled

    # of New
    Students

    # of
    Grads

    Timely
    Grad*

    Graduation rate

    Did not finish**

    Overall %
    Employed

    Employed
    in FS

    2017

    95

    46

    39

    39/39

    82%

    15

    80%

    87%

    2016

    105

    51

    54

    54/54

    82%

    8

    86%

    82%

    2015

    114

    75

    56

    56/56

    68%

    32

    93%

    70%



     NATIONAL BOARD STATISTICS

    3 year Average

    # Pass Arts

    % Pass Sciences

    2015 - 2017

    74%

    81%

    2014 - 2016

    73%

    80%

    2013 - 2015

    72%

    80%

    Most recent

    # Takers

    # Passed

    2017 Arts

    25

    18

    2017 Sciences

    24

    19


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    Northeast Texas Community College
    Funeral Service Education
    2886 FM 1735, Chapel Hill Road
    Mt. Pleasant, TX  75455
    Rebecca M. Robidas Gardner, Program Director
    Initial/Last/Next Accreditation: 2018/na /2021
    Program Accredited by ABFSE:  Funeral Service
    Degree Offered: Associate in Applied Science
    Distance Learning - YES
    Phone: (903) 434-8314
    FAX: (903) 572-6712
    E-mail: rgardner@ntcc.edu
    Web Site: www.ntcc.edu/funeralservice

     PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Year

    Total enrolled

    # of New
    Students

    # of
    Grads

    Timely
    Grad*

    Graduation rate

    Did not finish**

    Overall %
    Employed

    Employed
    in FS

    2018

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     



     NATIONAL BOARD STATISTICS

    3 year Average

    # Pass Arts

    % Pass Sciences

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    San Antonio College
    Mortuary Science Department

    1819 N. Main Avenue
    San Antonio, TX  78212-4299
    Jose Luis Moreno, PhD, Program Coordinator
    Initial/Last/Next Accreditation: 1963/2017/2024
    Program Accredited by ABFSE: Mortuary Science
    Degree Offered: Associate in Applied Science
    Distance Learning - NO
    Phone: (210) 486-1137
    FAX: (210) 486-9241
    E-mail: jmoreno144@alamo.edu
    Web Site: www.alamo.edu/sac/mortuary

     PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Year

    Total enrolled

    # of New
    Students

    # of
    Grads

    Timely
    Grad*

    Graduation rate

    Did not finish**

    Overall %
    Employed

    Employed
    in FS

    2017

    214

    39

    27

    10/27

    100%

    0

    70%

    70%

    2016

    196

    42

    18

    15/18

    100%

    0

    89%

    67%

    2015

    171

    1

    7

    5/7

    100%

    3

    100%

    86%



     NATIONAL BOARD STATISTICS

    3 year Average

    # Pass Arts

    % Pass Sciences

    2015 - 2017

    74%

    76%

    2014 - 2016

    79%

    79%

    2013 - 2015

    88%

    90%

    Most recent

    # Takers

    # Passed

    2017 Arts

    30

    24

    2017 Sciences

    30

    24


    Timely graduation = complete program in 1 times designated program length.
    **  Left before completing the program; did not finish.

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