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Sending Dioceses

Discerning a Vocation
If you are considering whether God is calling you to serve as a priest, please contact your diocesan vocations office. Look at the vocation director websites to see the a number of the dioceses sending their men to the Mount.

Who may apply to Mount St. Mary’s Seminary?
Students must be sponsored by a diocese or religious order before applying to study at Mount St. Mary's as a seminarian in the Ordination/M.Div. degree program.

Non-sponsored Lay Students
Mount St. Mary's Seminary welcomes applications from those interested, as lay students, to pursue the Master of Arts (Theology) degree program, with a concentration in either Church History, Moral Theology, Sacred Scripture, or Systematic Theology or the Bachelor of Sacred Theology (STB) degree program.

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16300 Old Emmitsburg Road | Emmitsburg, MD 21727
Map & Directions | | 301-447-6122
Frederick Campus | 5350 Spectrum Drive | Frederick, MD 21703
Map & Directions | | 301-682-8315