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  • Nominate a Distinguished Alumnus for 2021

    Nominate a Distinguished Alum

    Submit your nomination by May 1 for an alumnus who has achieved professional prominence in their industry and is engaged in the community, furthering the goals of MBKU and their profession. 

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    Learn about estate and gift planning with our workshops that have been designed specifically for our alumni and benefactors, featuring one of the top Trust and Estate attorneys in Southern California.

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    MBKU's University Eye Center LA Receives $50,000 Grant From QueensCare

    The grant and collaboration with QueensCare, a non-profit healthcare organization, will help support Ketchum Health's UECLA to provide accessible quality optometric services in the Underserved Vision Care Program.

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    Marshall B. Ketchum University

    Reimagining the future of health care education.

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    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. 

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    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.

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    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.