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Associate in Applied Science



Mortuary Science - Curriculum

IMPORTANT: Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

  • A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.50. This includes all undergraduate college courses taken.
  • Human Anatomy and Accounting must have been taken within the last 4 years to transfer to KCKCC.
  • All General Education requirements (37 hours) must be completed with a "C" grade or better prior to acceptance into the program.
  • Students entering in Fall of 2014 will need to submit a letter of recommendation from a licensed Funeral Director or submit an investigation questionnaire.

Offered at Kansas City Kansas Community College, Coordinated at MCC

A.A.S. Mortuary Science

A.A.S. Mortuary Science (PDF)
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Specific Program Requirements
Must be taken at one of the MCC campuses
COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
BIOL 110 Human Anatomy and Lab 5
BIOL 208 Microbiology 5
BSAD 101 Accounting Principles I 3
BSAD 204 Business Management 3
ENGL 101 Composition and Reading I 3
ENGL 102 Composition and Reading II 3
MATH 100 Mathematics for Business 3
PSYC 140 General Psychology 3
PSYC 230 Death and Dying 3
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
PHIL 100
PHIL 203
Introduction to Philosophy ~or~
Ethics
3
Specific Program Requirements
Must be taken at Kansas City Kansas Community College
MTSC 101 Orientation to Funeral Service 2
MTSC 105 Mortuary Law 3
MTSC 108 Mortuary Chemistry 3
MTSC 110 Restorative Art 4
MTSC 201 Pathology 3
MTSC 205 Embalming Theory 4
MTSC 210 Mortuary Management 3
MTSC 212 Funeral Service Merchandising 3
MTSC 225 Funeral Service Counseling 3
MTSC 240 Mortuary Science Practicum I 3
MTSC 241 Mortuary Science Practicum II 3
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 72
Last Modified: 12/18/19