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Marshall B. Ketchum University

2575 Yorba Linda Blvd

Fullerton, CA 92831-1699

United States

Telephone: 714-463-7508


Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Tamela Hawley

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning.

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: February 24, 2023

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 1961

Undergraduate FTE: 0

Graduate FTE: 667

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Non-Profit

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. No Related Entity

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Quarter

Distributes Federal Financial Aid: Yes

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerJudy OrtizVP for Academic
Board of Directors ChairLynn GabrielBoard of Trustees
Chief Academic OfficerJudy OrtizVP for Academic
Chief Executive OfficerJulie
Chief Financial OfficerFrank ScottiVP for Admin & Finance/
Director Institutional ResearchAjoy KoomerCollege of Pharmacy Associate Dean for Assessment; Director Office of Institutional
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
00123000Marshall B. Ketchum UniversityFullertonMain CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
Doctor of OptometryProfessional Doctorate1961On-Site
Doctor of PharmacyProfessional Doctorate2016On-Site
Joint Master of Science in Clinical Optometry with Eulji UniversityMasters2017Distance Education
Masters of Medical Science School of Physician Assistant StudiesMasters2014On-Site
Vision ScienceMasters2010On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2025Special Visit
Spring2030Offsite Review
Fall2030Accreditation Visit