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Last Updated on December 15, 2017


Morton Plant Hospital Association Inc (MPHA) CPE Program located in beautiful Tampa Bay Clearwater, FL—has opportunities available for residents:

Residency: there are opportunities for five residents to serve at Morton Plant Hospital.  The three unit residency runs 8/13/18 through 8/16/19. Stipend: $34,000 plus benefits.  Tuition: $225 per unit. Prerequisites: minimum of one unit of CPE required; connection to a faith group; a master’s degree in theology/pastoral care preferred.  

Interns: Accepting applications for Summer Intensive CPE which runs May 29—August 10, 2018.

To apply: Application fee: $30.00.  Send to Rev. Connie Bonner, CPE Manager, C/O MPH Pastoral Care Dept MS #44, 300 Pinellas St, Clearwater, FL 33756, phone (727) 461-8045 or email 
Visit our web page at

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Contact Ryan Tidball: 316-962-2353 or

Posting 12/7/2017

The Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, is accepting applications for a three-CPE unit, year-long, full-time residency program (8/20/18 –8/16/19). Eight chaplain residents work with a team of staff chaplains in this Level I Trauma Center, a 1300-bed academic medical center. Residents share on-call responsibilities, cover designated clinical units, and gain specialty experience. Previous accredited unit of CPE required; M.Div. or equivalent degree preferred. Annual compensation totals $30,500 plus benefits; no tuition. Contact Melissa Riley, Office Associate, Dept. of Chaplaincy and CPE, at 614-293-8791, or at to submit completed ACPE application with $25 application fee via email or US mail; or for more information go to

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Posting Date 12/1/17

Mercy Health St Vincent Medical Center (MHSVMC), Toledo, Ohio, a 450+ bed major tertiary teaching and regional Level I Trauma center, has an exciting opportunity for four full-time CPE Residents to work with its dedicated Spiritual Care Staff. Mercy Health St. Vincent, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, has long been a leader in Northwest Ohio at providing quality medical care/education and promoting community development with a bias towards the under served. The 3-unit residency will run from 8/27/2018-9/07/2019. The annual stipend is $31,000 plus health benefits. Tuition is $325.00 per unit. 

Prerequisites: Minimum of one unit of CPE required; M. Div preferred. Program Educator: Stephen O'Brien, D. Min. Application fee: $25.00. To apply, or for more information, contact: Kim McClung, Academic Program Coordinator, Clinical Pastoral Education/Spiritual Care Department, Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center, 2213 Cherry St, Toledo, OH 43608 or email: Phone: 419-251-4650. 

MHSVMC's CPE Program, accredited by ACPE: The Standard for Spiritual Care and Education ( is on the web under careers at

Posting 12/1/17

Pacific Health Ministry (PHM), Honolulu, Hawaii is accepting applications for a year-long Residency CPE Program (4 units) from 9/1/18 -8/31/19 and one full­ time Residency Summer Unit (1 unit) from 6/4/18-8/17/18. 

PHM is a multi-site CPE center with learning opportunities in trauma, intensive care, palliative care, pediatrics, geriatrics & general medicine. The Residency is a 12-month program (Level I & II CPE) with an education stipend. CPE Application Forms: 

Application Fee: $50.00 (Non-refundable). Deadline to apply: Jan. 31, 2018.  Please call 808-591-6556 or email for questions.

Posting 11/15/17

Baptist Health Louisville in Louisville, KY, is currently accepting applications for our paid full-time residency program beginning in August, 2018. The residency is focused on crisis ministry and involves two nights of on call per week. The year-long residency includes three units of ACPE CPE. Applicants are required to have a M.Div. (or equivalent theological degree) and one unit of ACPE CPE. Current annual stipend of $29,000 for the year. Interested applicants can submit their applications to Rev. Dr. JoAnne S. Morris, CPE Coordinator, at

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Mayo Clinic CPE, Rochester, Minnesota – Three resident positions beginning September 4, 2018 through August 31, 2019, three units of CPE spread out over a 12-month residency.  Residents are offered a broad array of clinical opportunities, which include medical and surgical subspecialties, diverse intensive care unit ministries, organ transplantation, a children’s hospital, a psychiatric hospital, hospice, and a level 1 regional trauma center.   Two different hospital campuses make this a uniquely powerful learning environment.  Mayo Clinic health and dental benefits are available to Residents at reasonable rates.   The Resident stipend is $29,800 for 12 months.  There is a $50 application fee.  Application Deadline is March 15, 2018.

For program information or to apply, visit our website: 

Contact:  Karen K. Heistand, Clinical Pastoral Education Supervisor 
Phone: 507-266-7278

Posting 11/1/17

The Christ Hospital Health Network, Cincinnati, Ohio is accepting applications for 2018 CPE Internships. Spring: January 8 - May 7; 30 hrs./wk. Interns share on-call duties with some evening and/or weekend coverage. A downloadable ACPE application is available in the section of the webpage called “Forms” at For more information contact Yvonne Valeris, ACPE Certified Educator, at phone number 513-585-2266, or e-mail:

Posting 11/1/17

University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, CO 
Clinical settings include Trauma, Palliative Care, Oncology, Women
and Infants, Cardiology, Pulmonary, Organ Transplant, Addiction Recovery

Level I – Summer Intensive – Apply by 3/1/2018
June 4, 2018 – August 17, 2018
Share balanced call rotation with peers
Tuition $1,200

Resident positions – Apply by 2/15/2018
August 20, 2018 – August 23, 2019
Share balanced call rotation with peers
$41,600 salary plus benefits and paid time off

Specialized Residency offers experience in addiction recovery setting at CeDAR  
August 20, 2018 – August 23, 2019
Participation in some holiday and weekend programs
$41,600 salary plus benefits and paid time off

ACPE Accredited Center for Level I, Level II and Supervisory Education is offering Levels I and II.
Supervisors: Rev. Julie Swaney; Rev. Heather Weidemann
Questions? Contact or 

Fort Collins CPE – Fort Collins, CO – A Satellite of the University of Colorado Hospital:

  • Resident positions
  • August 6, 2018 – August 2, 2019 (Colorado State University); August 27, 2018 – August 23, 2019 (Columbine Health Systems and Poudre Valley Hospital – UCHealth)
  • Clinical setting in campus ministry (Colorado State University), senior care (Columbine Health Systems), and hospital ministry (Poudre Valley Hospital – UCHealth)
  • $35,000 salary plus benefits and paid time off
  • Offering Level I and Level II CPE
  • Supervisor: Peter Strening
Questions? Contact Peter Strening, 970-817-1409,

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