Starting as a county-hospital medical school in 1885, the Keck School of Medicine of USC has evolved as one of the nation’s leading medical institutions.
Training students to become citizens and leaders in healthcare is essential for the future
Our students get real-world experience in patient care, serving one of the most vibrant and multifaceted communities in the world.
“For more than 131 years we have provided care to patients. No matter the obstacle, we will be here educating tomorrow’s physicians and providing exceptional patient care.”
Our academic departments and research institutes form our organizational backbone, focusing on education, patient care and developing groundbreaking new treatments.
“Diversity, inclusion and equity are embraced at every level at the Keck School of Medicine. These key drivers are critical as we strive to achieve excellence in education, patient care and research.”
“I was attracted to the Keck School because of the opportunity to interact with patients from the first step and work with exceptional faculty members. At the end of the day, it’s all about the Keck School’s commitment to the patient experience.”