Dallas Institute of Funeral Service (DIFS)

Dallas Institute of Funeral Service (DIFS) is a non-profit institution dedicated to education and research for the funeral profession. The institute provides the theory portion and practical application of funeral service education preparing the student for entry into the profession and for a State and/or National Board examination enabling him/her to begin or continue apprenticeship or internship for licensure. Dallas and Dallas Institute... The excitement of a great city... The tradition of a great college. Come for the fun of it all!

jshoemake2012James M. Shoemake
Dallas Institute of Funeral Service

B. S., Southern Methodist University; M.S., University of Texas at Dallas; Graduate of Dallas Institute of Mortuary Service; Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. Instructor in Anatomy. Director of Associate Degree Program.

The Office of Admissions encourages high school graduates, transfers and international students seeking their college degree. Come join Mid-America College of Funeral Service community! Our college is committed to providing a quality education in Funeral Service. Mid-America College of Funeral Service welcomes admission applications from all prospective freshmen.

Please contact our Admissions Office with any questions regarding the application process or the program in general. Call 214-388-5466 or if you would like to request admissions materials or to ask questions concerning admissions, please email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Dallas Institute of Funeral Service
3909 South Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75227
(214) 388-5466
(800) 235-5444
Fax: 214-388-0316