Course Schedule

Spring 2024 Courses

Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Online Class IN
PROGRESS
FSE. 200 - 48210 - Intro. to Funeral Service TBA Mirassou, C
Online Class IN
PROGRESS
FSE. 210 - 48475 - Funeral Directing I TBA Mirassou, C
Online Class IN
PROGRESS
FSE. 210 - 48475 - Funeral Directing I TBA Mirassou, C
Online Class IN
PROGRESS
FSE. 225 - 48476 - Psychology of Death and Dying TBA Mirassou, C

Coursework

Science

  • Embalming
  • Human Anatomy
  • Microbiology
  • Chemistry
  • Pathology
  • Restorative Art

Business Management and Professional

  • Funeral Directing
  • Accounting
  • Funeral Service Management
  • Funeral Service Merchandising
  • Cremation
  • Small Business Management
  • Communications

Social Science/Humanities

  • Sociology
  • Funeral Service History
  • Funeral Service Psychology and Counseling

Legal, Ethical and Regulatory

  • Funeral Service Law
  • Business Law
  • Ethics

Practicums

 

FSE. 210 Funeral Directing I

  • Five (5) first calls
  • Five (5) body removals/ transfer of remains
  • Five (5) funeral services

FSE. 215 Funeral Directing II

  • Five (5) arrangement conferences

FSE. 260 Embalming I

  • Students are required to complete ten (10) embalmingsat a local funeral home or visit Cañada College to participate at a clinical site. 

FSE. 265 Embalming II

  • Students are required to complete ten (10) embalmingsat a local funeral home or visit Cañada College to participate at a clinical site. 

 

CAUTION:This program is pursuing accreditation but is NOT accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE). Until accreditation is achieved, students graduating from this program are NOT eligible to take any licensing examination that requires graduation from an ABFSE accredited program, including the National Board Examination.