260
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,979
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
95
95%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

John Paul the Great Catholic University is a Comprehensive institution located in Escondido, CA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 220 W. Grand Avenue
Escondido, CA  92025
United States
Contact Mr. Martin Harold
Vice President of Admissions
Email: mharold@jpcatholic.com
Phone: 858-653-6740
Fax: 858-653-3791

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

201
Applied
191
Accepted
260
Enrolled
95%
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Female Admissions

98
Females Applied
96
Females Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

103
Males Applied
95
Males Accepted
92%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.52
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.6
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 585 540 620
SAT Math 534 480 570
ACT Composite 23 20 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

25,200
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Fees

900
Full-time student fees
7,650
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No

Financial Aid

16,979
Avg. Financial Aid Package
14,238
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
15,833
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,907
Avg. Loan Aid
8,312
Avg. Grant Aid
13,798
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
43%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
8%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

260
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
52%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 23.85%
Black or African American 0.77%
White or Caucasian 50.77%
Asian 3.08%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.38%
Two or more races 3.08%
Other 16.15%

Gender

Male (52.31%)
Female (47.69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 77%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Coffee House, Film Festivals and Winter Formal

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
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Residential Households
Most popular organizations:
Student government, Knights of Columbus, Flag football, Swing dance club and Gaming club

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
leased campus housing provides their own security

Faculty

41
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 32
Male - 34
Female - 7