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Funeral Director Certificate Program (FD) – On-Campus
Definition of a quarter credit hour of instruction
Dallas Institute defines a quarter credit hour as a period of instruction that consists of a 50-minute lecture, recitation, or class that meets once a week for an eleven-week quarter. Laboratory sessions are credited one quarter hour credit for every two-hour meeting each week. Clinical Experience hours are credited one quarter hour credit per three-hour meeting.
FD – On-Campus
- Full-time students, enrolled in 12 or more credits in a quarter, in the on-campus program, will be billed $3,990 for tuition for their quarter of enrollment
- Tuition will increase to $4,000 for new and re-enrollees as of January 2023
- Part-time students, enrolled in 11 or less credits in a quarter, in either on-campus or distance learning programs, will be billed $270 per credit, for tuition for their quarter of enrollment
Dallas Institute of Funeral Service charges tuition by quarter based on credits enrolled for all programs of study. Full-time students are charged a flat cost and students enrolled part-time are charged a per credit cost.
What is considered a full-time student?
A full-time student is enrolled in 12 or more credits
What is considered a part-time student?
A part-time student is enrolled in 11 or less credits
Note: The Funeral Director Program is not eligible for federal financial aid
Starting January 2023, tuition is changing for new and re-enrollees. See above for changes in tuition costs.