The Claremont Colleges were formally established in 1925 under the direction of James Blaisdell, then President of Pomona College.
KGI represents The Claremont Colleges’ first entry into graduate-level, application-based scientific research and education. It remains the only graduate institute in the country with this sole focus.
The schools at KGI uphold the following values:
KGI is dedicated to education and research designed to translate the latest innovations in pharmaceuticals and the applied life sciences into practice for the betterment of society.