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Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service

Decatur, GA

At A Glance

Main Address

5141 Snapfinger Woods Dr

Decatur, GA 30035-4022

Admission Office

5141 Snapfinger Woods Drive

Decatur, GA 30035

(770) 593-2257

Fax : (770) 593-1891

Contact : Karen Larde

Admissions Representative

Type of School


technical college

career college

2-year school


College Board Code: 6200

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 259

In-State Tuition : $11,970.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $11,970.00

School Calendar


Degrees Available



Very Large City (>500k)


Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Accredited by American Board of Funeral Service Education.



Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

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Housing deposit due : --


SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

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Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

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Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

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Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Quarter

Degrees Offered in : Associate degrees

Most Popular Majors

Other : 100.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Personal & Culinary Services
Funeral Direction/Service A
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General A
Mortuary Science and Embalming/Embalmer A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Extended Class Availability

Distance Learning

Computer Services

23 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Geographic Location : 18 miles from Atlanta.

Very Large City


Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 259

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : --

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 23

In state students : 55.0%

Out of state students : 45.0%

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs




General Applying Information

Application Fee: Not reported

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

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Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Please contact college for information about its use of SAT scores

TEST Scores

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Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math


SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing


ACT Composite


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : AdeOchun Hamilton

Financial aid office phone : (770) 593-2257

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:


Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

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At Home

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For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: 25

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 30

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 30

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

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Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Special Requirements


For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $11,970.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $7,182.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: --

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

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Services for International Students