Programs and Schedules

Our 2020-21 Sessions

M Health Fairview's two Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Centers offers both single-unit programs (Intensive and Extended) and three-unit, year-long residencies. Students may complete Level I or Level II outcomes in all the units listed below, in consultation with their CPE educator. Here is more information about our locations.

Year-long Residency Program 2020 - 2021
Dates: August 24, 2020 – August 31, 2021
CPE Center: UMMC CPE Center, Southdale Hospital CPE Center
Locations: Fairview Southdale Hospital; Ebenezer Ridges Care Center; Ebenezer Minneapolis Campus, and University of Minnesota Medical Center
Status:  Receiving Applications
M Health Fairview UMMC Year-long Residency details (PDF)
M Health Fairview Southdale Year-long Residency details (PDF)

Intensive Summer Unit 2020
Dates: May 26, 2020 – August 14, 2020
CPE Center: UMMC CPE Center, Southdale Hospital CPE Center
Clinical Settings: Fairview Ridges Hospital, Ebenezer Ridges Care Center, Fairview Southdale Hospital, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Ebenezer Care Center and Senior Housing Apartments-Minneapolis
Status: Receiving Applications
Summer Unit Program Details (PDF)

Winter-Spring Semester Unit 2020
Dates: January 7 – April 16, 2020
CPE Center: Southdale Hospital CPE Center
Locations: Fairview Southdale Hospital, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Ebenezer Ridges Care Center; Ebenezer Minneapolis Campus
Status: FULL - Closed
W-S Semester Unit Details (PDF)

Fall Semester Unit 2020
Dates: August 24, 2020  – December 11, 2020
CPE Center: Southdale Hospital CPE Center
Locations: Fairview Southdale Hospital, Fairview Ridges Hospital, Ebenezer Ridges Care Center; Ebenezer Minneapolis Campus
Status: Receiving Applications
Fall Semester Program Details (PDF)

How to apply for our program

To apply to one of the M Health Fairview Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Centers:

  1. Fill out the CPE application or the Certified Educator Candidate (CEC) application on the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) website.
  2. Send your completed application to: CPECenter@fairview.org

Most of our CPE units can accommodate a community-based student who might be interested in using his or her own site for clinical ministry with higher tuition charge.