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  • The internship programs offer introductory, specialized training in clinical pastoral care, emphasizing spiritual/theological integration, ethical reflection, and pastoral leadership. Interns experience clinical assignments that provide in-depth exposure to specialty areas, enabling each student to become an integral part of the health care team.

    Time commitment for these units vary from 13 hours per week in the hospital (plus scheduled on-call coverage) for the super extended unit, 20 to 26 hours per week in the Fall and Spring, to 40 hours per week in the hospital (plus schedules on-call coverage) during the summer unit.  

    Spring 2019

    Benefits include free parking and a complementary meal (up to $8) per day. Accepting applications currently. Benefits for the hospice location include mileage reimbursement rather than a complimentary meal. Accepting applications currently.

    • Abbott Northwestern Hospital: 5 positions
      January 28 to May 17, 26 hours/week
    • Allina Hospice: 5 positions
      January-May, 21 hours/week

    Summer 2019

    Benefits include free parking and a complementary meal (up to $8) per day. 40 hours per week. All summer 2019 offerings are from May 28 to August 9.

    • Abbott Northwestern Hospital     
    • United Hospital
    • Allina Hospice


    $750 first unit, $375 additional units. (A $375 security deposit is required within 2 weeks of being accepted. This non-refundable deposit is applied to the first unit tuition.)

    To apply

    Complete the pdf-icon Allina Health CPE Center Application and/or visit the to apply section.