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  • Ketchum Magazine Fall/Winter 2020

    Ketchum Magazine Fall/Winter 2020

    Read the latest issue of Ketchum Magazine, which features incredible stories of how the University has coped, adapted, and pushed forward through COVID-19 restrictions.

  • Dr. Morris Applebaum and his wife Arleen Applebaum

    In Memoriam

    SCCO Alumnus, Beloved Professor Emeritus, Marshall B. Ketchum University Board Member and V-Award Honoree, Morris Applebaum OD, ’68, Has Passed Away

  • Male student wearing a white coat chats with female student at the Fullerton campus

    Marshall B. Ketchum University

    Reimagining the future of health care education.

  • Male optometry student examining fellow classmate in a lab

    Southern California College of Optometry

    MBKU's Southern California College of Optometry has been delivering an exceptional clinical education to future eye care professionals since 1904. 

  • Group of PA students during a patient simulation

    School of PA Studies

    The School of PA Studies’ mission is to educate individuals to become compassionate Physician Assistants who provide the highest quality health care in a collaborative environment.

  • Pharmacy professor watches as female pharmacy student mixes compounds in a lab

    College of Pharmacy

    MBKU’s College of Pharmacy prepares graduates to be practice-ready and competitive in today’s fast-paced health care environment.

Interprofessional Education
Interprofessional Education

IPE is an innovative approach for preparing students of different disciplines to work together as a team to deliver the best possible patient care. By promoting greater communication, safety and quality of care, an interprofessional team-based approach delivers better patient outcomes. 

Southern California College of Optometry
Southern California College of Optometry

When you attend the Southern California School of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University, you’ll step into a legacy of clinical and educational excellence that started back in 1904 by our founder and namesake.

School of Physician Assistant Studies
School of Physician Assistant Studies

Low student-teacher ratios (8:1), combined with collaborative community service outings, give the SPAS program a collegial, family-like atmosphere, where faculty knows you by name, and provides the one-to-one attention you need to be successful.

College of Pharmacy
College of Pharmacy

The College of Pharmacy at Marshall B. Ketchum University is where the next generation of students become successful health care providers. 

Our Vision

We seek to reimagine the future of health care education.

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.