January 1, 2021 – August 31, 2021

National Board – Arts ExaminationTotal Tested

Pass

Fail

Absent

Total Number
First Time92965771%27229%
Repeater38215741%22559%
Total131181462%40638%381349
National Board – Science ExaminationTotal Tested

Pass

Fail

Absent

Total Number
First Time94055059%38041%
Repeater53817533%36367%
Total147872549%74350%58
1536

Percentages are rounded to the nearest whole percent.

 

First Time Administration Average Scores

Arts Exam – 76
Sciences Exam – 75

 

Average Subsection Scores

ARTS EXAM
Funeral Directing & Arranging – 37.3/51
Funeral Service Marketing/Merchandising – 14.8/21
Funeral Service Counseling – 15.9/22
Regulatory Compliance – 25.0/36
Cemetery & Crematory Operations – 15.1/20

SCIENCES EXAM
Embalming – 40.6/58
Restorative Arts – 23.7/34
Preparation for Disposition – 22.3/31
Funeral Service Sciences – 18.6/27

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