Information about the types of higher education institutions that grant degrees in Funeral Service & Mortuary Science and the types of students that study this field. Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service awards the most degrees in graphic design in the US, but Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service and American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service have the highest percentage of degrees awarded in Funeral Service & Mortuary Science. Tuition costs for Funeral Service & Mortuary Science majors are, on average, $5,441 for in-state public colleges, and $27,780 for out of state private colleges. The largest share of institutions with Funeral Service & Mortuary Science programs are Public, 2-year institutions.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Funeral Service & Mortuary Science field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Funeral Service & Mortuary Science majors need many skills, but most especially Social Perceptiveness. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Funeral Service & Mortuary Science majors need more than the average amount of Operation and Control, Management of Financial Resources, and Service Orientation.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Funeral Service & Mortuary Science majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Operation and Control is very distinctive for majors, but the Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, and Service Orientation are the three most important skills for people in the field.