New Website for Bachelor’s Degree in Funeral Service Program

Cypress College offers associates degrees in multiple fields. Recently, Cypress was one of 15 community colleges in California approved to offer a bachelor’s degree as part of a statewide pilot program.

Cypress College’s program is a Bachelor’s of Science in Funeral Service. Such a degree is rare. In fact, Cypress College’s selection to offer a bachelor’s degree in funeral service presents a unique opportunity since there are no other colleges or universities offering this type of degree in the Western United States. The closest such program is in Oklahoma.

Cypress College’s Bachelor’s of Science in Funeral Service program is a course of study in funeral service education designed for students who wish to advance their career and employment opportunities as a funeral service practitioner. Students in the program will gain a strong knowledge of cemetery and crematory operations, mortuary jurisprudence, issues and trends in funeral service, and more, including externships in clinical embalming and funeral service.

To offer students the resources they need, Cypress College created a website specifically for the Bachelor of Science in Funeral Service program. The site, located at, serves as an information hub for students interested in this program.

If you are interested in the Bachelor of Science in Funeral Service program offered at Cypress College, please fill out this interest form. The enrollment period begins February 6, 2017.

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