Program Dates

Internship – A part-time (volunteer position) extended internship, August 26, 2019—December 16, 2019 . (1 unit)

Residency – A full-time (employment) year-long residency, August 26, 2019 – August 21, 2020 (3 units)

To learn more about our admission requirements, please refer to the specific level to view program requirements. An on-site interview is required for residency positions. Proxy interviews with a qualified ACPE Certified Educator will be considered for internships.


To be considered for the CPE internship or residency, please complete the following admission requirements:

  • Complete the application for Clinical Pastoral Education. Click to download the application.
  • Submit three letters of reference. Click to download the reference letter. [Reference form 2019 PDF]  [Reference form 2019 DOC]
  • Submit a check or money order for $35, payable to WVU Hospitals.

Mail completed documents to:
Matthew Johnson
WVU Medicine
Spiritual Care and Education Department
P.O. Box 8008
Morgantown, WV 26506

Limited financial assistance is available for qualified program participants. To request assistance, please complete the Application for Financial Assistance.

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Contact us

For question or more information, call 304-598-4000, ext. 73060, or email

For more information or to learn if you qualify for a CPE program, visit  ACPE.