Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service Statistics

National Board Exam Statistics

The National Board Examination (NBE) is a national evaluation of content knowledge needed to practice as a licensed Funeral Director or Embalmer. The exam contains two separate sections, a 170-item Arts section and a 170-item Sciences section.

National Board Examination pass rates, graduation rates, and employment rates for this and other ABFSE-accredited programs are available at www.abfse.org. You may request a printed copy of this program’s rates in person; at Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, Admissions Office, 5141 Snapfinger Woods Drive, Decatur, Georgia, 30035; or by email at info@gupton-jones.edu, or by telephone at 707-593-2257.

The annual passage rate of first-time takers of the National Board Examination (NBE) for the most recent three year period for this institution and all ABFSE accredited funeral service education programs is posted on the ABFSE website www.abfse.org.

Program Information - Gupton-Jones

Year Total Enrolled # of New Students # of Grads Timely Grad* Graduation Rate Did not finish Overall % Employed Employed in FS
2015 166 40 92 92/92 73% 35 65% 63%
2014 219 115 53 42/53 65% 25 70% 66%

National Board Statistics - Gupton-Jones

3 year Average % Pass Arts % Pass Science
2015-2013 63% 68%
2014-2012 63% 73%
Most recent # Takers # Passed
2015 Arts 69 38
2015 Sciences 57 34

 Program Information

* Timely graduation = complete program in 1 ½ times designated program length.
** Left before completing the program; did not finish.

Crime Statistics

As part of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 USC § 1092(f)), otherwise known as the Clery Act, colleges are required to publish annual security reports. The Clery Act encourages the reporting and collection of accurate campus crime statistics to promote crime awareness and enhance campus safety.

The Clery Act also requires the U.S. Department of Education to collect and disseminate campus crime statistics. Use this tool to find safety statistics about specific schools. Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool.

Date Crime Statistics and Student Disclosure Statement (PDF)
2015-2016 Not available at this time.
2014-2015 PDF of Crime Statistics and Student Statement
2013-2014 PDF of Crime Statistics and Student Statement

 

Crime Statistics 13-14 14-15 15-16 1991 - Present
(6)(i) Statistics concerning the occurrence on campus of the following criminal offenses reported to local police agencies or to any official of the institution who has significant responsibility for student and campus activities:        
A. Murder 0 0 0 0
B. Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0 0
C. Sex Offenses – Forcible  [Rape (prior to August 1, 1992) or sex offenses, forcible or non-forcible (on or after August 1, 1992). Prior to 2014 Sex Offenses were combined.] 0 0 0 0
D. Rape 0 0 0 0
E. Fondling 0 0 0 0
F. Sex Offenses – Non-forcible  [Rape (prior to August 1, 1992) or sex offenses, forcible or non-forcible (on or after August 1, 1992). Prior to 2014 Sex Offenses were combined.] 0 0 0 0
G. Incest 0 0 0 0
H. Statutory rape 0 0 0 0
I. Robbery 0 0 0 0
J. Aggravated assault 0 0 0 0
K. Burglary 0 0 0 2
L. Motor-vehicle theft 0 0 0 3
Hate Crimes Statistics
Statistics concerning the criminal offenses of, murder, forcible rape, and aggravated assault, as listed in paragraph (a)(6)(i) of this section, that manifest evidence of prejudice based on race, religion, sexual orientation, or ethnicity, as prescribed by the Hate Crimes Statistics Act (28 U.S.C. 534): 
(ii) Hate Crimes 0 0 0 0
Arrest Statistics
Statistics concerning the number of arrests for the following crimes occurring on campus:
i. Liquor-law violations. 0 0 0 0
ii. Drug-abuse violations. 0 0 0 0
iii. Weapons possessions. 0 0 0 0