Information about our program costs

Fairview offers several options in our Clinical Pastoral Education program. Here are tuition costs for them.

Intern programs
  • No application fee is charged
  • Tuition with placement at a Fairview/Ebenezer site: $750 ($250 non-refundable deposit)
  • Tuition with placement external to Fairview/Ebenezer: $3,000 ($400 non-refundable deposit)
  • Tuition for students who have had a previous unit of CPE with Fairview/Ebenezer: $500

Twelve-month residency program
  • No application fee is charged
  • First unit tuition: $750 ($250 non-refundable deposit)
  • First unit tuition if student has had a previous unit of CPE within Fairview/Ebenezer: $500
  • Tuition for second and third units: $300 per unit
Supervisory CPE program
  • No application fee is charged
  • Tuition for students at Fairview sites: no charge
  • Tuition for students at non-Fairview sites: $5,000 (per unit)
  • No deposit is required for supervisory CPE students

NOTE: When a student is accepted into a unit of CPE, he/she will receive a letter from the supervisor explaining that the deposit to hold a position is due within two weeks.

Balance on the tuition is due when the student begins the unit. Non-refundable deposits are applied to the tuition. Students may also negotiate a payment plan with the unit supervisor. All tuition must be paid by the end of the unit.

We have a limited number of scholarships available to cover part of the cost of tuition. Contact Michael Doane, CPE program manager, at to request an application form.

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