Award: Career Studies Certificate
Additional Program Information: https://www.brcc.edu/academics/programs/funeral-services/
Purpose: To prepare students for admission in the A.A.S. degree program in Funeral Services at John Tyler Community College (JTCC).
The Funeral Services Associate of Applied Science degree program is a partnership program with JTCC. Students complete general education courses at Blue Ridge Community College and subsequently apply to JTCC to complete the remaining program requirements. Students will gain the necessary technical skills, academic background, hands-on experience, and professional attitudes to become a fully licensed funeral director and embalmer.
For information about general education requirements at BRCC, go to http://www.brcc.edu/academics/programs/index.html or contact Ms. Beth Styers in the Academic Advising Center. For additional information about the Funeral Services program, contact Mr. Rick Sikon at John Tyler Community College at 804-706-5113.
All courses in this career studies certificate must be complete or in progress by the application deadline for admission into the A.A.S. degree program in Funeral Services at JTCC. Completion of this career studies certificate does not guarantee admission into the A.A.S. degree program.
Prior to applying to the A.A.S. degree program in Funeral Services at JTCC, students enrolled in the CSC must also complete FNS 110 Introduction to Funeral Services.
Students should work with an Academic Advisor and consult the College website at https://www.brcc.edu/academics/programs/funeral-services/funeral-admissions/ for a full list of admission requirements.
|ACC 211||Principles of Accounting I 1||3|
|BIO 145||Human Anatomy & Physiology for the Health Sciences 1||4|
|BUS 100||Introduction To Business||3|
|BUS 241||Business Law I||3|
|CHM 110||Survey of Chemistry 1||3|
|ENG 111||College Composition I||3|
|SOC 200||Principles of Sociology||3|
|PSY 116||Psychology of Death and Dying||3|
|REL 230||Religions of the World||3|
|Total Credit Hours||29|
Must completed with a grade of "C" or higher.