Caring For The World Through Pastoral Education

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Transformation Driven

Globally Minded

We are an internationally accredited organization for clergy, seminarians, and laypersons pursuing education or certification in clinical pastoral care or supervision.




Chaplain and CPE Supervisor Credentialing

CPEI offers the following credentials for those who meet the educational, training, examination, and ethics requirements of our guild of qualified professionals:

Certificate in Chaplaincy

Board Certified Associate Chaplain

Board Certified Chaplain

Associate CPE Supervisor

CPE Supervisor

CPE Training Supervisor

Clinical Pastoral Education International (CPEI) is accredited by the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). CPEI complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, CPEI is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

About CPEI

CPEI is designed to call forth, recognize, and strengthen ministry dialogue’s unique gifts with one’s religious heritage. We understand how it feels when space is allowed for personal and professional development. The clinical learning process provides opportunities to integrate such development in an exciting and demanding educational experience.

CPEI understands how confusing it can be when choosing a qualified accredited organization with which to partner. As a result, we are committed to providing a clear and achievable path in program accreditation, clinical supervision, and certification. Ensuring a comprehensive and transformative environment for all students is a priority. We encourage our candidates and members to achieve a level of excellence in caring for the whole person.   

We look forward to a partnership in your journey toward holistic care.

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