Resident Year of Clinical Pastoral Education

Program Dates

Late August to Late August of following year (actual dates depend on the orientation schedules for corporate and hospital orientation.)

Time Requirements

Full time for one year, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., some evenings, occasional call on weekends.

Preferred Pre-Requisites

Master of Divinity or equivalent and an introductory unit of CPE (ACPE, CAPPE or NACC). The M.Div. should be from an institution recognized by

Application Deadline

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. See Admission Policy Residency for admission prerequisites and criteria. Deadline for applications from international students (without a current visa and work permit) is January of the year the residency begins.

Stipend: $27,500, plus health benefits for resident only

Number of Openings: 5

Tuition: $500 for the year

Credits: 4 Units of ACPE Clinical Pastoral Education

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