John Paul the Great Catholic University held its 9th annual commencement on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish church in San Diego. Degrees awarded included: Undergraduate BS in Communications Media and Business; MBA in Film Producing; and MA in Biblical Theology.
Mass Celebrant: Fr Eleuterio Mireles CJM with Fr. Jorge Gonzalez as concelebrant. Present were Fr. Ankido Sipo and Fr Simon Essaki. All priests are JPCatholic alums
Master of Ceremonies:Chas Baines
- Welcome: Dr Derry Connolly, President
- Faculty Charge: Fr. Andy Younan, Professor of Philosophy
- Undergraduate speaker: Gabe Moore
- MBA speaker: Dan Franklin
- MA speaker: Curtis Keddy
- Valedictorian: Dana Huffman
- The Founders' Award for Impacting Culture: Austin Jacobson
- The Business Acumen Award: Chris Carvalho
- The Artistic Visionary Award: Miley Durbin
- The MA Scholarship Award: Luke Heintschel
MBA in Film Producing Class of 2017
MA in Biblical Theology Class of 2017.
Graduation Photos can be seen here.