Funeral Service Career Options

Jobs you can get with a funeral service degree

Goodwin University’s associate degree in Funeral Service will prepare you to sit for the American Board of Funeral Service Education’s National Board Exams. Upon successful completion of the Arts and Sciences sections of the boards, graduates will secure a one-year paid apprenticeship. Once you have completed your apprenticeship, you will be able to take your state board exam. Once you’ve passed your state board exam, you will be equipped for mortuary science careers in funeral service as:

  • At-need and pre-need consultants
  • Embalmers
  • Funeral service directors
  • Funeral service practitioners
  • Mortician
  • Mortuary transporter

Lifetime Career Services for our Funeral Service graduates

Our Career Services team and extensive network of employers are here to provide you a lifetime of career placement and counseling support — for free, forever. The Career Services team are here you for resume and cover letter writing assistance, networking, workshops, mock interviewing, individual counseling, career fairs, and more. Our job isn’t finished until our funeral service graduates are in careers they love.

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