We’re the Catholic University for Creative Arts and Business Innovation
Located in Southern California, JPCatholic combines hands-on instruction in digital media and creative arts with an enriching Catholic liberal arts education. Experience small class sizes, mentorship from industry professionals, and a community of Catholics who are passionate about creativity.
At JPCatholic, you don't just learn theory—you put it into practice. Whether it's publishing a video game on Steam or casting SAG talent for our annual feature film, you'll learn what it takes to bring your vision to life. You'll graduate from JPCatholic with the ability to create at a high level with professionally polished projects on your résumé.
Small campus environment
With a student body under 300, JPCatholic offers a warm, tight-knit campus community. Foster lifelong friendships, form creative partnerships, and surround yourself with a supportive environment that encourages your growth in both virtue and artistic excellence.
Our small classroom sizes offer the chance for one-on-one mentorship from industry professionals who’ve worked at companies like Disney, Sony PlayStation, and Warner Bros.
Graduate in three years
Our unique academic model prepares students for the real-world pace of professional life in the industry, with a focus on hands-on projects, internships, and portfolio preparation.
Authentically Catholic environment
Our campus is a place where students can grow both professionally and spiritually. We’re a unique community of artists and innovators, centered around our faith in Jesus Christ and the beauty of the Catholic faith. Immerse yourself in an abundance of opportunities for spiritual growth, including daily Mass, confession, adoration, rosary, retreats, and service projects.
Located in sunny California
We’re centered in north county San Diego, just a 35-minute drive from downtown in America's Finest City. Southern California is famous for its fantastic weather, beautiful beaches and mountains, and bustling metropolitan areas. Our campus is just 15 miles from the beach, a short trip by car or train. And with our senior year Los Angeles Quarter, students have even more opportunities for internships and networking.