Mortician License in Tennessee
It is not possible to get a mortician license in the state of Tennessee. However, you can receive a funeral director license in this state. To qualify for one you will need to earn your high school diploma and complete 30 credit hours of courses at a mortuary science school. Then, you must pass the funeral arts section of the national board exam and do an apprenticeship.
To continue to hold your license in Tennessee you will be required to finish 10 credit hours of continuing education classes every two years. For more information on the application process you can contact the Tennessee State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers and Burial Services.