Graduate certificate

Curriculum Structure

The Graduate Certificate is designed to meet the outcomes of Level I Clinical Pastoral Education as described in section 311 of 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.

Please visit the VCU bulletin for the most up to date course offerings.

Statement of Accreditation 

Virginia Commonwealth University/VCU Health is accredited to offer CPE (Levels I/II) and Supervisory CPE by ACPE:  The Standard for Spiritual Care and Education, One West Court Square, Suite 325, Decatur, GA 30030, 404-320-1472.  ACPE URL: ACPE CPE is Trademarked by the ACPE.