John Cabot

Facts at a Glance

Background  Founded in 1972, JCU is the first American regionally accredited overseas liberal arts university in Italy.

Accreditation  JCU is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (

Faculty 100 Faculty members with over 90 percent of full-time faculty holding PhDs from some of the world's most prestigious institutions. 
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Students  1000 students from over 70 countries including visiting students from prestigious universities across the United States; Average class size of 15

Location  JCU's two campus centers are located along the banks of the Tiber River in the historic center of Rome.

Degrees and Programs

Career Development  The Career Services Center prepares students for internships, graduate programs, and careers.

Student Support  Tutoring Labs, Counseling Services, Student assistance 24/7 with housing near the University

Language of Instruction  English