A Rewarding Career
If you are compassionate, sensitive to the needs and emotions of others and have a strong desire to help people, then becoming a funeral director might be an excellent career choice for you.
There are specific educational and experiential requirements to
become a licensed Funeral Director
in New York State.
Committed to the Future
The future of our industry is as important as ever. NYSFDA is committed to cultivating relationships with mortuary science students, registered residents, and recent graduates.
Being a Funeral Director
As a funeral service professional, you have the opportunity to help individuals and their surviving loved ones prepare for and respond to death. Funeral directors have the important role of explaining the various services available, taking care of the important details, and providing options that fit within a family’s budget.
Thank you to our sponsors
Adirondack Funeral Directors Association
Leatherstocking Funeral Directors Association
Ontario-Wayne-Yates Funeral Directors Association