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Geisinger School of Spiritual Care

How to apply

Submit completed ACPE Application to:

Rev. Shannon Borchert
Geisinger School of Spiritual Care
100 North Academy Ave.
Danville, PA 17822-2801

Screening Interview is optional since Geisinger schedules its own interview when application for an open program is received. Geisinger requires a $20 application fee.

  • Training fee: $600 for all programs. The fee for all chaplain residents is paid by a grant from the Geisinger Foundation Chaplaincy Fund.
  • Resident stipend: $32,073+ benefits per year
  • Download a printable application form (.pdf).

The Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. is recognized by the United States Department of Education to accredit programs of clinical education for clergy, other religious personnel and lay persons. Four accredited units of CPE fulfill requirements for certification by the College of Chaplains and the National Association of Catholic Chaplains. Additional information and The ACPE Directory may be obtained by writing:

The Association for Clinical Pastoral Education
1549 Clairmont Road · Suite 103
Decatur, GA 30033-4635
(404) 320-1472