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Application Process


Program Information

We have several program options within Clinical Pastoral Education to suit individuals' needs and schedules. Our program offerings include:

  • Summer internship
  • Full time residencies
  • Extended (or part-time) program
  • Supervisor Residency

To learn more about the programs of CPE we offer, please click here.

How to Apply

Applications for Residency, Summer or Extended Clinical Pastoral Education should be mailed to the attention of Stephen Robinson. You may email any inquiries about the program or application process to Stephen.Robinson@palmettohealth.org.

To download a CPE application, please click here.

We are currently accepting applications for:

  • 2014–2015 CPE Residency - Deadline to apply is June 1, 2015. If you would like to be considered for this residency year, please send your application to Stephen as soon as possible. We currently are conducting interviews to fill the remaining slots. 
  • 2015 Fall Extended Unit
  • 2015 Summer Intern Unit

Please send your written applications to:

Attn: Stephen Robinson
Palmetto Health Chaplaincy and Pastoral Education
Taylor at Marion St.
Columbia, SC 29220

Phone inquiries:

  • 803-296-5455
  • 803-296-5061 (fax)

Supervisory Education Student (SES) Residency

We currently have an opening in our SES Residency program and are currently accepting applications.  If you have completed four units of CPE and are interested in joining our program of training to become a CPE Supervisor, please send your application to:

Attn: Ralph Garofano
Palmetto Health Chaplaincy and Pastoral Education
Taylor at Marion St.
Columbia, SC 29220

You may email any inquiries about our SES program to Ralph.Garofano@palmettohealth.org.