Recognition As An Accrediting Agency
The Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. is nationally recognized as an accrediting agency in the field of clinical pastoral education by the U.S. Secretary of Education through the U.S. Department of Education.
Confirmation of status is available from:
Public Comment Invited
The national office also maintains a listing of Centers Currently Accredited by ACPE with next review date. Comments on the program or institution's qualifications and/or compliance with ACPE standards are invited. These comments may be sent either to the national Accreditation Commission Chair, the Executive Director, or the Accreditation Manager.
Written comments are especially welcome early in the year the center is scheduled for review. Please visit the Accreditation page for a complete roster of commission members.