Full-time non-stipend units of clinical pastoral education are offered four times each year. See below for information on part-time non-stipend units of CPE.
Internships last three months at various times throughout the year. Dates are dependent on hospital orientation and quarterly evaluation schedules.
- August - November
- November – February
- February – May
- May - August
After two weeks full-time initial orientation the program requires full time work. Classes are included in the time stated and homework is as assigned.
Completion of the equivalent of one year full time towards the Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or equivalent; a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a field related to healthcare or the helping professions such as a BSN, MSW; or a master’s in an allied health related field. The degree should be from an institution recognized by www.chea.org.
There is no application deadline for U. S. citizens or for international students with a current visa and work permit that is good through the end-date of the CPE program. Applicants are accepted on a rolling admission basis. Deadline for applications from international students (without a current visa and work permit) is 180 days prior to program start date.
Credit: 1 Unit of ACPE Clinical Pastoral Education
Tuition: $500 for the unit