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Important Update:

The University of Central Oklahoma physical campus will be closed to all but essential employees through May 31.
Alternative instructional delivery methods will be used for the rest of the spring semester, May intersession courses and summer blocks I and II. Many university services will continue to be available online. For more information, visit the university's COVID-19 website.

Department of Funeral Service

Department Chair - Dr. John Fritch
Assistant Chair/Assistant Professor - Lucia Dickinson
Administrative Assistant - Jackie Moffatt

Welcome to the Department of Funeral Service at the University of Central Oklahoma. UCO's funeral service program is one of the few programs in the nation that is accredited to offer a Bachelor of Science degree in funeral service.

The Department of Funeral Service B.S. degree and certificate programs at UCO are accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE), 992 Mantua Pike, Suite 108, Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097, 816-233-3747

UCO is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission/North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

National Board Examination scores, graduation rates, and employment rates for this and other ABFSE-accredited programs are available. To request a printed copy of this program's rates, contact the UCO Department of Funeral Service, Coyner Health Sciences Room 154, or by email or by telephone, 405-974-5001.