University Medical Center of New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, United States


Abina Johnson, MDiv, BCC

Program Details:  Seven stipend positions available: $35,568 with benefits package available.  Residency year: September 2021 - September 2022.  $1,000 tuition fee  

The Clinical Pastoral Education Residency Program operates on a rolling admissions basis. Since the year-long program begins in September, it is usually wiser to apply in the preceding autumn or winter than waiting until the spring. We formally begin reviewing applications in October.

Prerequisites:  Baccalaureate degree (BA or BS) minimum; Higher degree (e.g., MDiv, MTS) strongly preferred; Exceptions to this requirement will be considered on a case-by-case basis; Two years active membership in good standing with a faith community; Formal theological training recommended; Ordination and/or commission preferred, where applicable

Application Requirements:  You must apply both to the job posting of Chaplain Resident and to the Clinical Pastoral Education Residency Program to be considered.  Completed ACPE application with essay responses (available Please note that all academic credentials must be documented with copies of diplomas or academic transcripts.