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CPE at Serenity

Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at Serenity provides interfaith training for anyone who interested in supportive care service. Whether you are a theology student, clergy, or laity, CPE will offer preparation for professional chaplaincy. As an online learning opportunity, Serenity CPE, an ACPE accredited program, trains students for parish ministry, chaplaincy, counseling, social work and certification as a CPE educator.

Course Offerings

  • Extended Units (22 to 26 weeks – depending on holidays)
    20 hour weekly commitment
    Any clinical setting of your choice w/ Serenity approval
  • Intensive Units (10 to 13 weeks – depending on holidays)
    40 hour weekly commitment
    Any clinical setting of your choice w/ Serenity approval
  • Residencies in some areas (prerequisite unit at Serenity)
    Certified Educator Education
    40 hour weekly commitment
    Clinical placements selected by Serenity staff

Admissions

Admissions requirements at Serenity include:
Graduation from an ATS accredited seminary (or equivalency)
Denominational affiliation (or endorsement)
Completed application ($100 processing fee)
Admissions interview with a Serenity CPE certified educator (CPE supervisor)

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