Summer Intensive Internship

The summer intensive internship is an eleven week, full-time program that is primarily designed for graduate theological students and seminarians preparing for ordained ministry. Participants who satisfactorily complete the program requirements receive 1.0 units of Level I CPE.


  • Individual and group supervision provided at the CHI Health McAuley Fogelstrom Center, Omaha NE
  • Clinical placement sites include Omaha, Council Bluffs and Lincoln
  • 2022 Summer Internship Dates:  June 1 - August 12, 2022

Program Learning and Service Expectations

  • Active participation in all group and individual educational experiences
  • Completion of all written assignments including reflection papers, verbatim reports and self-evaluations
  • Provide pastoral ministry in primarily inpatient settings with limited on-call duty
  • Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Rotating Saturday nights on-call 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 a.m.
  • 1-hour weekly individual supervision   


  • Summer interns receive a $1,000 stipend allowance in two equal payments.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Computer literacy
  • Completed ACPE application and $25 application fee
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Admission Interview (on-site or via video conference)

Fees and Tuition*

  • $25 Nonrefundable application fee
  • $500 Tuition
  • Participants are responsible for costs associated with immunizations, drug screen and a criminal background check.

 *Tuition is reviewed on an annual basis and is subject to change.