Our programs have been nationally accredited by the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education since 1993. Students receive credit for every 400 hours of training completed. Many students accumulate 1,600 hours toward application for board certification by the Association for Professional Chaplains.

The Clinical Pastoral Education Program at West Virginia University Medicine is accredited to offer Level I and Level II education by:

The Association for Clinical Pastoral Education
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The Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. is a nationally recognized accrediting agency in the field of clinical pastoral education by the U.S. Secretary of Education through the U.S. Department of Education.