New name. Same WCUI legacy.
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Ontario, CA
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Approximately 23,545 square feet of learning space within a single-story office building.

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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Encompassing roughly 23,545 square feet within a single-story office building in the Inland Empire of California, our Ontario Campus offers a dynamic learning environment equipped with multiple ultrasound labs, comprehensive nursing skills and simulation labs. Our campus prioritizes both academic excellence and student comfort, where our Learning Resource Center provides a serene haven for focused study and research.

Situated within a bustling office building, our Ontario Campus benefits from a wealth of nearby amenities, including diverse dining options, convenient public transportation, and cozy coffee shops, ensuring students have everything they need within reach. Moreover, the campus’s unique design incorporates a spacious atrium adorned with lush greens and soothing water features, fostering a seamless indoor-outdoor transition that enhances the overall learning experience.

The campus provides a variety of ultrasound equipment and learning tools that support the students’ education.  Students in the MRI programs will attend laboratory courses at off-site locations. These labs mock a hospital or clinic to prepare them for their career and their upcoming externship rotations.

Through our externship and clinical programs, we seamlessly integrate theoretical knowledge with practical experience, empowering our students to thrive in their respective fields. Collaborating with esteemed hospitals and clinics nationwide, we offer unparalleled opportunities for hands-on learning under the guidance of experienced mentors. Whether aspiring to become proficient sonographers, MRI technologists, or healthcare professionals, our students gain invaluable real-life experience, ensuring they emerge as exceptional practitioners prepared to meet the demands of their chosen profession. 

The campus offering Nursing programs has access to on-campus simulation and skill labs that provide a simulated hospital room that includes adult and child-size mannequins, human anatomy models, hospital beds, wheelchairs and other adaptive devices, EKG machines, CPR equipment, and more. These labs mock a hospital or clinic to prepare them for their career and their upcoming clinical rotations.

Through our clinical programs, we seamlessly integrate theoretical knowledge with practical experience, empowering our students to thrive in their respective fields. Collaborating with esteemed hospitals and clinics nationwide, we offer unparalleled opportunities for hands-on learning under the guidance of experienced mentors. Whether aspiring to become proficient nurses or healthcare professionals, our students gain invaluable real-life experience, ensuring they emerge as exceptional practitioners prepared to meet the demands of their chosen profession. 

Our Ontario campus is nestled within the Inland Empire with convenient access to the campus off the 10 and 15 highway. The building offers an ample parking lot with approximately 200 public parking spaces.

The campus occupies a secure office building with a 24/7 on-staff security guard located on the first floor of the building.

CAMPUS DIRECTORY

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Campus and Program Directors

Our leadership is committed to an open-door educational experience to keep you supported every step of your journey.

Director of Education & Interim Campus Director

Ardella Tatro – ardella.tatro@smithchason.edu

Program Director

General Education Program Director
Dr. Usama Henry – dr.henry@smithchason.edu

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Director
Sangeeta Mehta – sangeeta@smithchason.edu

Cardiovascular Sonography Program Director
Dr. Bhaa Azar – bhaa.azar@smithchason.edu

MRI Program Director
Michelle Foreso – michelle.foreso@smithchason.edu

VN Director of Nursing
Tiffany Jorgenson – tiffany.jorgenson@smithchason.edu

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Student Services

Here's your one-stop page for all Student Services-related details and contact information! Feel free to drop by and say hi!

Student Services

ot.studentservices@smithchason.edu

Librarian

librarian@smithchason.edu

Career Services

ot.careerservices@smithchason.edu

Clinicals & Externship

ot.externship@smithchason.edu

ACCOUNTING

ot.accounting@smithchason.edu

Financial Aid

ot.financialaid@smithchason.edu

Registrar

For returning students, contact your registrar department to register ot.registrar@smithchason.edu

For beginning students, start the application process here

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