Academic Calendar for CPE


Summer unit ( 12 weeks) June 1, 2018 to 8-17-2018

Fall unit (24 weeks) 7-27-2018 to 1-4-2019

Spring unit - (24 weeks) 12-14-2019 to 5-24-2019



Criteria for admission include the ability to provide spiritual care to others in intensive situations and to remain open to learning through an action-reflection educational model. Students include seminarians, clergy, members of religious orders, and qualified laity.  An applicant is accepted after an assessment of essays, recommendations, and an admissions interview. An application fee and three letters of reference are required.


Tuition for a CPE unit is $900.

HealthCare Chaplaincy is a national leader in the research, education and practice of spirit-centered palliative care, which reduces suffering and helps people with life-altering illness to live well and live fully. For 50 years, the Chaplaincy has helped more than five million patients, loved ones and staff—regardless of their religious affiliation—to find meaning and comfort. It collaborates with major medical institutions and other organizations, like the U.S. Navy and the Center to Advance Palliative Care, to foster public awareness and understanding of palliative care.

For more information or to register, please contact ICPT directly: Phone/Fax: (407) 218-6481, E–mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visit