St. Louis Community College at Forest Park
Funeral Service Education
5600 Oakland Avenue
David A. Coughran, Program Director
Phone: (314) 644-9327
FAX: (314) 951-9412
Accredited Degree Offered: Associate in Applied Science
Distance Education - NO
* Timely graduation = complete program in 1½ times designated program length.
** Graduation rate reflects cohort graduation rate (% of students from original cohort completing in the designated year)
*** Left before completing the program; did not finish.
Program Accredited by ABFSE: Associate in Applied Science - Funeral Service Education
Initial Accreditation 2015/Next comprehensive review 2018/Next comprehensive review 2025
Re-accreditation: April 2019 for period of 7 years.
Most Recent Accreditation decision: April 2019 re-accredit for period of 7 years with no stipulations.
COA acknowledged the exceptional level of institutional support, the job shadowing program, strength of the clinical program and the comprehensive nature of the assessment plan.