Blog Entries - 2018

Decorating a tree

Grief and the Holidays

December 17, 2018

Sometimes the holidays don’t feel so…..special. For many, this season is a time to gather with family and friends and is chock full of love, joy, and celebration.  However, if you are mourning a loved one, the

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stressed student

Managing Stress During Exam Season

December 7, 2018

Stress levels can peak for students as a semester comes to an end. Whether preparing for final exam week, comprehensive practice exams or wrapping up course assignments, it is perfectly natural to experience increased

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The CCMS Co-Op Experience

November 12, 2018

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Mortuary Science program each benefit from a unique learning experience following the completion of their fourth semester on-campus courses. The funeral service co-op is a 6-week

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Balloons in the air

Funeral Celebrants: Honoring the Deceased through Story

October 18, 2018

CCMS recognized that the non-traditional and secular needs of families were not always being met. This inspired us to transform death care education by establishing a licensing partnership with InSightTM Institute to

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Rachael Anderson, a 2016 alumna and member of our CCMS family

Victims of Violent Crime Awareness

September 25, 2018

September is Victims of Violent Crime Awareness Month. Each year on September 25, our nation recognizes our awareness for Victims of Violent Crime. On January 28, 2018, Rachael Anderson, a 2016 alumna and member of our

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Our Diverse Learning Experience

September 20, 2018

Many say that their high school years were the best years of their life. At CCMS, we consistently hear graduates say that their experiences here were by far “the best year of their life”. CCMS strives to make

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