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Current Programs and Tuition

WMC's Clinical Pastoral Education Program and Center are fully accredited by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. (ACPE). All students completing work in the WMC's program will be professionally registered at:

ACPE
One West Court Square, Suite 325
Decatur, GA
30030
Phone: (404) 320-1472
Fax: (404) 320-0849
Email: acpe@acpe.edu

For all programs, at least seventy-five percent of time is spent in ministry to patients, families, and staff; twenty-five percent is spent in seminars, didactics, and individual and group supervision.

CPE Resident Program

A 12-month, three-unit, Chaplain Residency begins the second week of September

  •  Application deadline: Six months prior to anticipated start date
  • Average of 10 hours per week for group seminars and individual supervision
  • 35 hour commitment per week, including day, evening and weekend on-call responsibilities during the unit
  • $35,000 stipend with benefits

Program Fees

• For Residency the Application fee is $50.00. Unit Tuition is $200.00 (3 Units in the yearlong program)

CPE Part-Time Internship Program

 A 20-week internship begins the second week of September and third week of January

  • Application deadline: Two months prior to anticipated start date
  • 5.5 hours per week for group supervision
  • Fifteen hours of clinical service per week, day, evening and weekend on-call responsibilities during the unit
  • Total Hours 21 per week (minimum)

Program Fees

• Application fee is $50. Unit Tuition is $700 (1 Unit – 20 weeks internship)

Admissions Procedure

Westchester Medical Center’s CPE Program does not discriminate against persons because of race, gender, age, faith group, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability

Applicant must submit a completed, standard ACPE application form, AVAILABLE HERE. Application fee of $50 is included in the tuition. Address all applications and inquiries to:

Kaylene Morgan
Service Excellence Office Liaison / Chaplaincy
Westchester Medical Center
100 Woods Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Phone: (914) 493-5620
Fax: (914) 493-8211
Email: morgank@wcmc.com