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Welcome to Mid-America College of Funeral Service (MACFS) in Jeffersonville, Indiana!

About

Mid-America College of Funeral Service is located at 3111 Hamburg Pike in Jeffersonville, Indiana, the northeast sector of the greater Louisville, Kentucky metropolitan area, including Jefferson County, Kentucky and Clark and Floyd Counties of Southern Indiana.

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Mission

Mid-America College of Funeral Service is the successor to the rich educational heritage of two historically prominent educational institutions that prepared men and women of all ages to successfully enter the funeral service profession.

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History

Mid-America College of Funeral Service is the successor to the rich educational heritage of two historically prominent educational institutions of the area that have prepared men and women of all ages to successfully enter the funeral service profession.

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Announcement

Mid-America College of Funeral Service named a Military Friendly College for 2017

“Better for Veterans” Organizations Identified Across the Country

PITTSBURGH (November 10, 2016)—Victory Media, originator of the family of Military Friendly® employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families, announced today its list of 2017 Military Friendly® Employers and 2017 Military Friendly® Schools. Significant technological investment into the evaluation process enhanced the breadth of data evaluated, resulting in 210 Military Friendly® Employers and 1,273 Military Friendly® Schools recognized for their support of the military community. For more than a decade, the Military Friendly® ratings have set the standard for companies and colleges that provide positive employment and education outcomes for veterans and their families.

To read the full press release, select here.

Welcome Mitch Mitchell

Mitch MitchellMr. Mitchell became President of Mid-America College of Funeral Service on Septemeber 23, 2016.

Mitch has considerable experience in higher education with sixteen years in various roles including Instructor, Administrator, Dean and Academic Dean. He has presented at national conferences on articulation agreements, and published his dissertation "A Stakeholders Approach on Retention: Using Emergenetics in the Classroom".

Mr. Mitchell has perspective from outside academia, having served as an Engineer/Project Manager for both Capstone Engineering and Harshaw Trane. He is a proud military veteran, serving ten years in the United States Army as a Combat Engineer.
 
He has a Doctorate of Philosophy in Strategic Management from Sullivan University. He also holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science in Managing Information Technology from Sullivan University.

“We are extremely pleased to have Mitch Mitchell take the helm at Mid-America College of Funeral Service,” said Dr. Jill Karn, Chief Operating Officer of Pierce Mortuary Colleges. “His diverse and b background of expertise and leadership will further the mission of Mid-America College to provide a contemporary education for those who have chosen funeral service as their life’s work.”

Open House at MACFS

Our college hosts special Open House events where our Admissions staff, Job Placement and Financial Aid advisors plus several instructors, some current students, and recent grads all gather to welcome you and tell you a bit about the college. Open House events are a wonderful opportunity to find out more about what our program has to offer. Come join us and take a campus tour and visit with our program faculty or students. Refreshments will be served.

You are welcome to stop by any time during an Open House event. Come alone or bring your parents and friends. All are welcome. It's a good way to see what Mid-America College of Funeral Service is all about.

Next Open House Date: March 4, 2017 @ 10 a.m. 

Prospects and their families may visit the college at any time during regular business hours, please call toll-free at 1-800-221-6158 to schedule an appointment.

480 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR PMC STUDENTS

In addition to standard courses required for licensure as a funeral director and embalmer, our funeral service program is better preparing our students by providing students at all three Pierce Colleges two certifications: ICCFA Cremation Arranger Certification and the Crematory Operations Certification. This could not have been done without the continued support of our generous donors. More than 480 scholarships were provided this year by Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. and Implant Recycling for our two ICCFA certifications.

Mid-America College of Funeral Service would like to thank Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. and Implant Recycling for being willing to invest in students, cultivate learning, inspire discovery, and help our students have access to a future full of possibilities. #ThankaPMCdonor