New name. Same WCUI legacy.
WCUI is now Smith Chason College.

Education for the future of healthcare

New Name, Same WCUI Legacy.

We are thrilled to reintroduce you to Smith Chason College. Over 25 years of providing quality education to aspiring healthcare workers who wanted to make an impact on their community.

A variety of medical imaging and nursing programs to fit your passion

Smith Chason College offers bachelor’s and associate’s degrees that align with current industry needs to give our graduates an exciting opportunity for success.

7 Programs

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Smith Chason College WCUI School of Medical Imaging

A medical imaging school with over 25 years of experienced instructors mentoring the future sonographers, MRI technologists and radiologic technologists in our communities. Earn your Bachelor’s, Associate’s, Diploma, or Certificate and be eligible to sit for your registries.

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2 Programs

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Smith Chason College School of Nursing

Our School of Nursing is grounded in a foundation of determination and empathy. Smith Chason College School of Nursing provides degree and diploma programs designed to equip students for careers as Registered Nurses (RN) and Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN).

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Associate Degree Program
Associate Degree in Nursing
Diploma Program
Vocational Nursing
About Smith Chason

Our family has grown closer together

Formerly West Coast Ultrasound Institute (WCUI), Smith Chason College has evolved into a new, but familiar, name. We continue to meet our mission of turning our students’ passion into real skills and knowledge by growing our team and our programs to meet our founders’ original goals.

Our Legacy
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Your Healthcare Education Starts Here

Discover how Smith Chason College can help you become part of a community driven to make a difference in healthcare.

A team driven by passion and knowledge

Our experienced instructors are educating the next generation of sonographers, MRI technologists, radiologic technicians, registered nurses, and licensed vocational nurses. Together, our supportive Smith Chason College faculty and staff will be here to guide our medical imaging and nursing students on their journey to success.

Our Leadership
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Our Accreditation

Our commitment to excellence extends beyond our classrooms and into every facet of your educational journey. We take pride in our accreditation — a testament to our unwavering dedication to the education and job success of our students and alumni. Smith Chason College is accredited by the The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

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Transformative Learning

Explore our dynamic classrooms, laboratories, and collaborative spaces designed to foster creativity and academic excellence. Our commitment to innovation is reflected in our facilities, where students engage in transformative learning.

3580 Wilshire Blvd, 4th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90010

Enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of our Los Angeles campus, located in the Mid-Wilshire District. Spanning over 25,000 square feet, it hosts expansive ultrasound labs and nursing simulation labs that mock hospital environments and imaging clinics, all complemented by nearby coffee shops and breathtaking views of the Hollywood Sign and Griffith Observatory!

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3700 E. Inland Empire Blvd,
Suite 235
Ontario, CA 91764

Maximize your learning experience at our Ontario campus, situated in the Inland Empire. The Ontario Campus is designed to accommodate facilities that greatly complement your educational journey with expansive ultrasound labs and nursing simulation labs that mock hospital environments and imaging clinics. With its conducive atmosphere and convenient access from the 10 and 15 highways, our campus fosters an exceptional learning environment at the heart of Ontario.

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300 Rancheros Drive
Suite 100
San Marcos, CA 92069

Get your medical imaging education at our San Marcos campus, just 34 miles north of Downtown San Diego. Positioned near major medical facilities and vibrant destinations, our campus seamlessly integrates into the healthcare community, providing a serene environment for students, staff, and faculty to excel. Our San Marcos campus is equipped with expansive ultrasound labs and nursing simulation facilities that recreate the atmosphere of real hospital settings and imaging clinics.

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3110 North Central Avenue,
Suite L-100
Phoenix, AZ 85012

Immerse yourself in learning at our modern Phoenix campus, nestled within the Bioscience Healthcare District of Phoenix, AZ. It has facilities fit for students, faculty, and staff alike, with expansive ultrasound labs that mock labs in hospitals and imaging clinics. Our campus offers an excellent learning environment at the heart of Phoenix's healthcare hub.

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Your Healthcare
Education Starts Here

Discover how Smith Chason College can help you become part of a community driven to make a difference in healthcare.

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