Interview Calendar

Upcoming Schedule & Application Deadlines

For board certified, provisional certified and associate certified chaplain applicants:

  • All interviews will be held virtually for February and October – no need to travel to a meeting location.
  • All interviews for June will be held at the APC Annual Conference and will be limited to the first 48 candidates with completed applications that request an in-person interview. All other candidates will be scheduled for virtual interviews in July (dates to be determined)
  • Interviews will be limited to 120 candidates for the February and October periods.
  • Interviews will be held in the timeframe noted, but candidates will not be assigned an exact date and time until 5 weeks prior to the interview.
  • Applications that are started after March 2, 2023, must be completed through the online application in the certification portal. All online submissions must be submitted by 11:59pm Eastern Time on the deadline date.
  • Completed subsequent appearance applications must be received in the BCCI office by the deadline – not postmarked by the deadline.
    • SUGGESTION: Submit application well in advance of the deadline – this allows time for review and, if needed, for you to submit additional materials.
  • All equivalencies and spiritual/faith group recognitions (if any) must be approved prior to the application deadline.
  • Applications must be typed, including the application form.
  • Check the BCCI website for current materials, forms, policies, and procedures.

All online submissions must be received by 11:59pm Eastern Time on the deadline date.

October 31, 2023Feb/Mar 2024Virtual
March 5, 20242024 APC/NACC ConferenceSt. Louis, MO
March 5, 2024July 2024Virtual
June 28, 2024October 2024Virtual