Minnesota Funeral Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Minnesota funeral CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

9 Mandatory Hours
6 Elective Hours
15 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Minnesota Funeral Director license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Mortuary Science Section. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Funeral Director licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Minnesota Funeral Directors: Funeral Director (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 15
Mandatory Hours: 9
Elective Hours: 6
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2024
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2024

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9 of the hours must be in the following areas: body preparation, care, or handling, 3 CE hours; professional practices, 3 CE hours; regulation and ethics, 3 CE hours. required to complete one hour of CE as required by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) (PDF). OSHA CE hours count for credit towards your 15 hours of CE under body preparation care and handling, regulation and ethics or general categories; this hour must be done in a classroom.

Continuing education hours shall be reported to the commissioner every other year based on the licensee's license number. Licensees whose license ends in an odd number must report CE hours at renewal time every odd year. If a licensee's license ends in an even number, the licensee must report the licensee's CE hours at renewal time every even year.


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Mortuary Science Section
Phone: 6512015000
Fax: 6512013839
Address: P.O. Box 64882 St. Paul, 55164

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.