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Simmons Institute of Funeral Service Inc

Simmons Institute of Funeral Service Inc is an Associate's college with 22 students located in Syracuse, NY.

Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions


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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 22
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 91% Full Time / 9% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 100% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 89%
Black or African American 11%

Student Services

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Popular Majors

Funeral Service and Mortuary Science (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that generally prepares individuals for careers in the funeral service industry and for licensure as funeral service directors or morticians. Includes instruction in the basic elements of mortuary science and the business, counseling, and operational aspects of funeral service.

Job Opportunities:

Funeral Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the services or resources of funeral homes. Includes activities such as determining prices for services or merchandise and managing the facilities of funeral homes.
Prepare bodies for interment in conformity with legal requirements.
Morticians, Undertakers, and Funeral Directors
Perform various tasks to arrange and direct funeral services, such as coordinating transportation of body to mortuary, interviewing family or other authorized person to arrange details, selecting pallbearers, aiding with the selection of officials for religious rites, and providing transportation for mourners.

Administration & Faculty

Chief Executive Officer Maurice C Wightman
Accredited by American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
Student : Faculty Ratio 3 : 1




Selectivity Score: 22/100

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Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $5,976 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $6,077

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $11,000, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $11,000 Same as On-Campus
Fees $50 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $5,450
Books $1,000 $1,000
Total (before financial aid) $12,050 $17,500

Students Receiving Aid

100% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 100% $5,500
Federal Scholarships/Grants 100% $3,700
Pell Grants 100% $3,700
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 100% $3,900
Student Loans 100% $5,500

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

100% of students graduated in six years.

56% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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