Academics


Knowledge is the eighth sacrament of the Church.
– St. Francis de Sales

Salesianum's rigorous academic curriculum cultivates a lifelong love of learning in our students. Rather than studying simply to earn good grades, students learn to pursue their academic passions in creative and innovative ways. Curriculum enhancements such as exchange courses, independent study programs, academic assistantships, and career exploration in business and industry foster abundant academic growth and development. 

By the time they graduate, our Salesian gentlemen are prepared to meet the complex challenges of modern life. This begins with a 100% college acceptance rate and acceptance into many of the top colleges in the U.S. Most importantly, graduates of Salesianum leave 18th and Broom with a deep-rooted knowledge of who they are and how they can make a difference in the world.

By the time they graduate, our Salesian gentlemen are prepared to meet the complex challenges of modern life. This begins with a 100% college acceptance rate and matriculation into the top colleges in the U.S.

Salesianum’s faculty members are mentors and role models who dedicate themselves to helping each student reach his full individual potential. 14 Oblates of St. Francis de Sales and over 100 lay teachers and staff continue the Salesian tradition by demonstrating professionalism, loyalty and generosity. 70% have earned master’s degrees and 100% hold at least a bachelor’s degree. The average length of their classroom experience is almost 23 years. Faculty members are regularly recognized and honored by industry and professional organizations.