Academics

Mortuary Science

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
ENG-102 Composition & Speech I 4 s.h.
CHM-151 College Chemistry I 4 s.h.
BIO-202 Biology I 4 s.h.
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-103 Composition & Speech II 4 s.h.
BIO-203 Biology II 4 s.h.
PHI-101 Intro to Philosophy 3 s.h.
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3 s.h.
Total 14 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology 4 s.h.
BUS-185 Business Law I OR
MGT-101 Principles of Management
3 s.h.
Art or Music class 3 s.h.
BCA-101 Intro to Computers & Info Systems OR
BCA-215 Computer Business Applications
3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro Statistics 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II 4 s.h.
ECN-120 Prin of Macroeconomics 3 s.h.
PHI-105 Introduction to Ethics 3 s.h.
Accounting class 3 s.h.
Elective 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for list of General Education courses.

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • Contact the Board of Mortuary Science, Iowa Department of Public Health for more information and further requirements.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.