Naval Chaplaincy School and Center is located at Naval Station Newport, Rhode Island.  The center trains Navy chaplains (1945, 4105, 4100) and religious program specialists (RP) to fulfill a critical role in helping the Department of the Navy achieve and maintain a ready force.  Accession-level RP training is located at Naval Technical Training Center Meridian, Mississippi.

Religious ministry and compassionate pastoral care are characterized by cooperation, tolerance, mutual respect, and respect for diversity, as well as an emphasis on understanding the military environment. Chaplains and RPs are embedded within commands operating at sea and ashore to ensure 24/7 availability for service members and their families.

Train - Develop - Inspire

Naval Chaplaincy School and Center
114 Porter Ave.
Newport, RI 02841

Naval Chaplaincy School and Center Meridian
740 Fletcher Road, Suite 100
Meridian, MS 39309
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