Chiropractic (Pre-Chiropractic)

Undergraduate Programs

Policies & Faculty

Policies

There are no requirements for mathematics in this program; however, the student needs prerequisites in mathematics to take the courses in chemistry and physics.

This program meets the requirements for admission to most chiropractic schools. Students in the pre-chiropractic program should regularly consult with the pre-chiropractic advisor, since admissions requirements are subject to change.

Required General Education (33 credits)

  • CMST 102 Public Speaking (3)
  • ENG 101 Composition (4)
  • MATH 112 College Algebra (4)*
  • MATH 113 Trigonometry (3)*
  • PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychological Science (4)
  • An additional 15 elective credits from Humanities or Social Sciences

Recommended Support Courses (3 credits)

  • HLTH 321 Medical Terminology (3)

Required for Major (Core, 34-35 credits)

  • BIOL 105 General Biology I (4)
  • BIOL 106 General Biology II (4)
  • CHEM 201 General Chemistry I (5)
  • CHEM 202 General Chemistry II (5)
  • CHEM 322 Organic Chemistry I (4)
  • PHYS 211 Principles of Physics I (4)
  • PHYS 212 Principles of Physics II (4) OR
  • HP 348 Structural Kinesiology and Biomechanics (3)

Required Electives (16 credits)

A minimum of 90 hours are required to complete this program. The student should consult with the pre-chiropractic advisor in selecting the remaining 20 elective credits.

Contact Information

College of Science, Engineering & Technology
Advisor: Jim Rife, Ph.D.