Graduate Certificate Curriculum Structure
The Graduate Certificate is designed to meet the outcomes of Level I Clinical Pastoral Education as described in the ACPE Standards. Programs are offered in the fall, spring and summer. Enrollment for all courses by non-patient counseling majors requires the permission of the instructor. ACPE Standards require that each semester cohort have a minimum of 3 enrolled students.
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Statement of Accreditation
Virginia Commonwealth University/VCU Health is accredited to offer CPE (Levels I/II) and Certified Educator CPE by ACPE: The Standard for Spiritual Care and Education, 55 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, Suite 835, Atlanta, GA 30308. Telephone: 404-320-1472. ACPE URL: www.acpe.edu. ACPE CPE is Trademarked by the ACPE.