Clinical Pastoral Education Center

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Empowering and teaching leaders in Spiritual Care

The Allina Health Clinical Pastoral Education Center, recognized as a premiere ACPE-accredited training site, offers all levels of clinical pastoral education in a challenging and supportive educational environment.

Students in the program experience spiritual and personal growth and develop professional expertise as spiritual caregivers, as they attend to patients and their loved ones.

For more information on our programs, please see our Calendar of Programs

We are currently accepting applications for our Residency!

August 2021-22 and Fall Internships

Our Mission

The Allina Health Clinical Pastoral Education Center fosters an engaged learning community, where supervised students practice the art of reflective spiritual care and experience personal and professional growth and integration, for the purpose of:

  • providing quality, collaborative spiritual care to patients, families, and staff;
  • preparing theologically grounded, prophetic, spiritual leaders;
  • and promoting wellness and healing in the communities our students serve.