Clinical Pastoral Education Programs 2021 – 2022

Programs1DatesTuitionBenefitsPrerequisitesApplication Review Begins
Summer 2021May 24, 2021 – Aug 6, 2021$350 Initial Unit3

$35 Application Fee
$1,000 Scholarship

$300 Tuition Scholarship available4
  1. Completed ACPE application.
  2. Completion of at least one year seminary.2
  3. Screening interview by ACPE Certified Educator (at BHS when possible).
November 2020
Extended Unit 2021–22

(1 seminar day & 1 clinical/ministry day each week)
Fall Unit
Aug 16, 2021 – Jan 17, 2022
$350 Initial Unit3

$35 Application Fee
$500 Stipend Scholarship

$300 Tuition Scholarship available4
  1. Completed ACPE application.
  2. Screening interview by ACPE Certified Educator (BHS when possible).
  3. Open to clergy and/or laypersons.
January 2021
Residency 2021–22
(Full-time)
Aug 23, 2021 - Aug 19, 2022$350 Initial Unit3

$35 Application Fee
$30,000 stipend for Residency

Benefits include health, dental, vacation, some holidays

$300 Tuition Scholarship available per quarter4
  1. Completed ACPE application.
  2. Successful completion of one unit of CPE.
  3. Master of Divinity degree or equivalent (completed or in process).
  4. Onsite interview with CPE screening committee.
November 2020
Certified Educator Candidate

Position Currently Filled
(Full-time)
 $350 Initial Unit3

$35 Application Fee
$35,000 stipend

Benefits include, health, dental, vacation, some holidays

$300 Tuition Scholarship available4
  1. Completed CEC application.
  2. Successful completion of one year of CPE.
  3. Master of Divinity degree or its equivalency required.
  4. On-site interview with CPE screening committee.
Note: The CEC application is different than the ACPE application for Residency and Internship Programs

For more information, Contact:

Debbie Moczygemba
Phone: (210) 297-9750
e-mail: domoczyg@baptisthealthsystem.com
Clinical Pastoral Education
Baptist Health System
730 N. Main
Suite 212
San Antonio, Texas 78205-1152
visit: www.baptisthealthsystem.com
ACPE
55 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, Suite 835
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 320-1472
visit: www. acpe.edu
  • 1300 Total clinical/ministry hrs, 100 educational hrs & some additional on-call to accumulate required hours per Unit.
  • 2Exceptions are made for laypersons on an individual basis.
  • 3Subsequent units will be $300.00 each.
  • 4Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio provides scholarships for eligible students.