The associate of applied science program in Funeral Service Education, A.A.S. at Delgado Community College is accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education.
Funeral directors use counseling to assist families in coping with grief, adjusting to new situations and making appropriate funeral arrangements. Embalmers prepare the remains for visitation and funeral rites. Graduates of the City Park program may be employed as funeral directors and/or embalmers.