Thanatology and Funeral Service Preparatory Certificate

Program Goals Statement

This certificate examines how loss affects physical, psychological, and social well-being. This program is unique to Bristol and can be taken on its own or as a program to enrich such care giving and service professions as education, nursing, criminal justice, human services, and pastoral ministry.

Recommendations

Students should complete PSY 101 and PSY 262 before registering for PSY 264 and PSY 266.

Program Requirements

Course #
Title
Credits
Thanatology Elective  +
3
Elective  +
3 - 4
Sub-Total Credits
24-25
Total credits:
24-25

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
Thanatology Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
12
Item #
Title
Credits
Elective  +
3 - 4
Sub-Total Credits
12-13

Overview

Certificate Type

Certificate of Achievement

Campus

Degree Offered

Certificate of Achievement in Thanatology and Funeral Service Preparatory

Program Contact

Heidi Martins
Program Coordinator
Heidi.Martins@BristolCC.edu

Kathleen Pearle
Dean of Behavioral & Social Sciences and Education
Kathleen.Pearle@BristolCC.edu