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.

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

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%

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

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