OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, Illinois

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You will notice that the front of the CPE Application requests information about your name, address, education, references, etc., and that the back of the form asks you to describe yourself autobiographically, to discuss your religious development, to describe a helping incident, etc.  Your completed application will probably be several pages in length.

Send your completed application materials with a check for $50 made out to St. John's Hospital, CPE Department, to:

Rev. Vernon McNear
Clinical Pastoral Education Supervisor
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
530 NE Glen Oak Avenue
Peoria, IL  61637

Application Deadlines

The application deadline for Summer Intern and Residency programs is January 15.

Application deadline for the Extended Unit is July 15.

There is a rolling admissions policy based on available openings in any of the CPE programs..

Applying Online

You may submit your application electronically, but your application will not be reviewed until your payment has been received.  Email your completed application to:


Download CPE Application (DOC - 380.0 KB)