Non-student Purchasers

The Cincinnati Foundation for Mortuary Education publishes two of the industry’s leading mortuary science books, both of which are sold exclusively by CCMS:

Funeral Service Merchandising: an Introductory Text for Students
Author: Phillip DeArmond
ISBN: 1-978-1-883031-03-9

Mortuary Law, 11th ed.
Author: T. Scott Gilligan
ISBN: 1-883031-02-08


Textbook1-9 copies10 or more copies
Funeral Service Merchandising$50 each$45 each
Mortuary Law$50 each$45 each


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Return Policy

  • Book purchases and overstock are NON-REFUNDABLE (return policy effective 1/31/2008), except in the event that merchandise is damaged upon arrival.
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