M.Div. Program (Master of Divinity)
Candidates for the M.Div. degree must be
sponsored by a bishop or religious community and
have met all the requirements for priestly formation
as defined in the Program of Priestly Formation
sections 185-190 to the satisfaction of the
sponsoring eparchy or community.
Furthermore, the Byzantine Catholic Seminary only accepts candidates for priestly ordination who are recommended by the Vocation Director in their eparchies. Men interested in pursuing priestly orders are directed to work with their local parish priests and to make application through the appropriate Vocation Director: