Transfer Credit

The DMACC Mortuary Science Program does not accept transfer credits from other institutions for Mortuary Science courses other than MOR 215 - Funeral Law I.

Students who have taken some courses at other institutions may apply to take Challenge Exams for the following courses within the program. If successful, the course for which the challenge exam was taken will not have to be repeated by the student.

The courses with Challenge Exams are:

MOR 302 - Cremation Services
MOR 315 - Funeral Law II
MOR 320 - Thanatology
​MOR 365 - Infectious Disease
MOR 366 - Funeral Pathology

The procedure and form to complete the Challenge Exam may be obtained from the Dean's Office on the Ankeny Campus, or click here.