Transfer Information for Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Drive
Littleton, CO 80120

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Mortuary Science

Catalog: 2016-2017

Courses to be completed at Central Community College.

Central Community College Required Credits Arapahoe Community College Required Credits
BIOS 2250 General Anatomy and Physiology I 4 BIO 201 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIOS 2260 General Anatomy and Physiology II 4 BIO 202 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BSAD 2200 Introduction to Business Law 3 BUS 216 The Legal Environment of Business 3
SPCH 1400 Oral Communications 3 COM 125 Interpersonal Communication 3
ENGL 1010 English Composition I 3 ENG 121 English Composition I 3
PSYC 1810 Introduction to Psychology 3 PSY 101 General Psychology I 3
ACCT 1200 Principles of Accounting I 3 ACC 121 Accounting Principles I 4

If you plan to practice in Nebraska, also take the following courses

Central Community College Required Credits
ENGL 1020 Writing and Research 3
ACCT 1210 Principles of Accounting II 3
CHEM 1090 General Chemistry I 4
CHEM 1100 General Chemistry II 4
BIOS 2490 Principles of Microbiology 4
PSYC 2890 Developmental Psychology 3


  1. Program starts in the Fall term.
  2. Offered on-campus and online. Three mortuary courses with labs, students will need to travel to Littleton, CO to take. 3 days in the Fall term and 5 days in the Spring term.
  3. Students may be full-time or part-time.
  4. Applicants must complete General Education courses with a "C" or better.
  5. Applicants need to submit application while completing general education courses.
  6. Applicants must submit a personal essay.
  7. Applicants must submit a letter of recommendation from current employer with the funeral home industry. Letter must be on company letterhead and should state the student's name, their dates of employment and job title.
  8. Applicants must complete a criminal background check.
  9. Needs to have at least the first of 3 shot series of hepatitis B vaccination series and the tetanus shot less than 5 years old.
  10. Applicants must attach unofficial transcripts to application and submit official transcripts to record office.
  11. Mortuary Science Program contact: Martha Thayer or 303-797-5954.

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