Marshall B. Ketchum University
College of Pharmacy
About the College of Pharmacy
The College of Pharmacy at Marshall B. Ketchum University will be a recognized innovator and provider of distinctive, highest quality, evidence-based pharmaceutical education, scholarship, research, and community outreach.
The mission of the College of Pharmacy at Marshall B. Ketchum University is to educate individuals to become ethical, competent, and compassionate pharmacists who can deliver quality patient-centered pharmaceutical care and services in diverse environments and systems of healthcare, with a commitment to innovative research and scholarship.
The College of Pharmacy at Marshall B. Ketchum University is guided by the values of the university. These are:
Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Pharmacy is committed to high quality and the pursuit of excellence in all that we do. This ongoing commitment requires us to reach within, adding the very best of our own capabilities to those of others; together, helping the University achieve excellence in its mission. The legacy of tradition and leadership of the university demands nothing less than excellence.
At the Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Pharmacy, we stand up for what we believe and we are honest with ourselves and others. The University community demonstrates its commitment to integrity by being just, respectful, and consistent in words and actions.
By embracing innovation, Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Pharmacy is constantly striving for and expecting the better idea. Innovation demands that we have the courage to experiment without fear and dream about creative and unique ways of advancing our University endeavor.
Our obligation and commitment to compassion is through our active service to the community, and the cultivation of these priorities and values in the members of Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Pharmacy. We are committed to a life of service and compassion as health care providers, responding to the needs of others and providing a caring and safe environment to all who require care.
Respect requires that we embrace diverse cultures, communities, and points of view. We value each individual’s unique talents, respect the dignity of each person, and strive to foster a commitment to excellence. The strength of Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Pharmacy builds on the respect for the unity and diversity of our people, on the open exchange of ideas, life-long learning, and working harmoniously.
Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy program has been granted Precandidate status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60503, 312/644-3575; FAX 312/664-4652, web site www.acpe-accredit.org. Granting of Precandidate status brings no rights or privileges of accreditation as associated with either candidate status or accredited status. Precandidate status indicates only that planning has taken into account ACPE standards and guidelines and suggests reasonable assurance of moving to the next step, that of Candidate status. Since Precandidate status does not create any rights of accreditation under the ACPE standards, it is the opinion of ACPE that graduates of programs of Colleges or Schools of Pharmacy that bear Precandidate status do not meet the educational requirements for licensure..