Facts & Figures

This page provides some historical and current facts and figures about our community and our educational outcomes.

The mission of Marshall B. Ketchum University is to educate caring, inspired health care professionals who are prepared to deliver collaborative, patient-centric health care in an interprofessional environment.
 

Table 1.  12-Month Graduate Enrollment—All Students: Academic Year 2015 – 16

 Student Ethnicity

Men

Women

Totals

       
 White 54 97 151
 Black or African American  1 2 3
 Hispanic of Any Race 5 21 26
 Asian 49 184 233
 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 2 2
 Two or More Races 5 27 32
 Race/Ethnicity Unknown 1 0 1
 Non-Resident Alien 3 9 12
 Total 118 342 460

Table 2.  Graduation Rate for the Southern California College of Optometry 2012 – 2016

SCCO Class Year

Percentage Graduated

2012 93%
2013 98%
2014 98%
2015 96%
2016 96%

Table 3.  First-Year Attrition Rates

 College or School

Number of Students

 

2011–12

2012–13

2013–14

2014–15

2015–16

 SCCO 2 1 1 2 3
 SPAS N/A N/A N/A 1 2

Table 4.  SCCO and National Pass Rates in Percent 2011 – 15

 

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

  SCCO National SCCO National SCCO National SCCO National SCCO National

 Part I ABS

78 78 89 85 84 86 72 78 77 77
                     

 Part II PAM

95 95 99 94 84 82 100 98 94 92
                     

 Part III CSE

99 96 94 88 92 79 96 81 88 86
                     

 Overall Pass Rate

99 94 95 93 96 90 96 91 81 85