- 4 Year
- ESCONDIDO, CA
COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
Update 6/17/21 -- JPCatholic resumed in-person instruction Fall 2020 using a hybrid model, and we are committed to keeping in-person instruction available as the primary mode of education. Our campus has been updated with significant measures to keep students and faculty safe, and online instruction is still available for those who need it. Students are not required to receive a vaccine. Learn More
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JPCatholic combines hands-on degree programs in creative arts, media, and business with an enriching Catholic liberal arts education. Cultivate your creativity and surround yourself with a supportive network of artists and innovators at our sunny campus in Southern California.
• Experience Mentorship from Professionals:
Study your craft under seasoned artists, entrepreneurs, CEO’s, writers, and directors. Our faculty have worked for companies like Disney, Sony, and Warner Bros.
• Learn by Doing:
Cultivate your God-given talents through our project-intensive coursework, starting in your Freshman year.
• Receive an Authentically Catholic Education:
Our Catholic liberal arts core offers an enriching study of Scripture, theology, philosophy, literature, art, and music.
• Thrive in our Supportive Community:
We're a Christ-centered community of artists and innovators, passionate about achieving excellence in our craft and creating masterful and meaningful content.
John Paul the Great Catholic University Rankings
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Will You Get In?
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 4 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 6 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 6 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Cinematography and Video Production61 Graduates
- Entrepreneurship8 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities3 Graduates
Create full-length movies as a JPCatholic student!
Our revolutionary model of education integrates feature film productions directly into our curriculum. This platform provides film students the opportunity to collaborate with alumni and professors each year in bringing a new film to life. Earn IMDB credits, get real-world experience, and build key connections with alumni to prepare for your own career in the film industry.
- of students say they don't have Greek life. 5 responses
- of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 6 responses
- Devoted to impacting culture for Christ80%
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 4 responses