Graduation Requirements

Benedictine Military School:

Graduating Class of 2017 Credits
English 4.0
Mathematics 4.0
Science 4.0
Social Studies
Foreign Language
Religious Studies
Physical Education 0.5
Health 0.5

•Beginning with the graduating class of 2019, all Benedictine Military School Cadets will be required to fulfill 1 credit of fine arts, for a total of 23 total units.
•Seventy (70) hours of documented and approved community service.
•Benedictine Cadet is in good disciplinary standing.
•A Benedictine Cadet completing his senior year who has failed any subject required for graduation will not be eligible to receive his diploma at graduation. Should a senior fail three subjects which are non-required classes, he will not participate in the graduation ceremony.

The following are requirements set forth by the Georgia Board of Regents for regular admission to a Georgia college or university.

English 4 units
Mathematics 4 units ( 2 – Algebra, 1- Geometry, minimum)
Science 4 units (includes 3 from Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
Social Science 3 units (World History, US History, Economics and Government)
Foreign Language 2 units of the same language

Religious Studies       2 units (1 course each year)
JROTC                     2 units
PE/Health                 1 unit

Additionally, research universities in Georgia currently require four additional electives beyond the requirements listed above. Regional universities require two additional electives beyond the aforementioned requirements. Junior colleges and schools require 13 college preparatory units and are generally willing to omit the foreign language requirement.


Founded in 1902, Benedictine Military School is an all-male, Catholic, college preparatory day school educating young men in grades 9-12.

Benedictine Military School
6502 Seawright Drive
Savannah, GA 31406
(912) 644-7000
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