Chiropractic Curriculum

Doctor of Chiropractic Degree Program

PROFESSIONAL YEAR ONE
Course # Title Title
BIO 603 Biochemistry 4
BIO 507 Anatomy and Physiology Lab I 1
BIO 508 Anatomy and Physiology Lab II 1
CHR 611 Nutrition and Health 3
CHR 634 Epidemiology & Public Health 3
BIO 659 Intermediate Physiology I 3
HSM 203 Medical Terminology 1
  TOTAL 19

PROFESSIONAL YEAR ONE
Course # Title Title
BIO 639 Human Gross Anatomy 6
BIO 660 Intermediate Physiology II 3
GRA 600 Theory Development 3
BIO 608 Microbiology 4
  TOTAL 19

PROFESSIONAL YEAR ONE
Course # Title Title
CHR 600L Intro. to Chiropractic Lab 2
CHR 661 Diagnostic Imaging I 4
CHR 635 Spinal Anatomy 4
CHR 610 Nutrition: Throughout the Life Cycle 3
CHR 639 History & Physical Exam 2
CHR 639L History & Physical Exam Lab 3
BIO 607 Pathophysiology 3
  TOTAL 21

PROFESSIONAL YEAR TWO
Course # Title Title
CHR 662 Diagnostic Imaging II 4
CHR 662L Diagnostic Imaging II Lab 3
CHR 653 Adjustive Technique 1A 3
BIO 610 Immunology 3
HSA 612 Culture, Health & Health Care 1
GRA 601 Research Methods & Design 3
CHR 631 Chiropractic Biomechanics 3
  TOTAL 20

PROFESSIONAL YEAR TWO
Course # Title Title
CHR 663 Diagnostic Imaging III 4
CHR 663L Diagnostic Imaging III Lab 3
CHR 613 Pharmacology I 3
CHR 640 Clinical Diagnosis 5
CHR 640L Clinical Diagnosis Lab 2
CHR 651 Adjustive Technique 1B 2
CHR 626
GRA 610
Project Seminar OR
Thesis Seminar
2
3
  TOTAL 21-22

PROFESSIONAL YEAR TWO
Course # Title Title
CHR 614 Pharmacology II 3
CHR 652 Adjustive Technique 1C 2
CHR 664 Diagnostic Imaging IV 4
CHR 664L Diagnostic Imaging IV Lab 3
CHR 636 Sports & Emergency Care 1
CHR 636L Sports & Emergency Care Lab 2
CHR 627
GRA 629
Project Advisement OR
Thesis Advisement
1-3
3-6
  TOTAL 16-21

PROFESSIONAL YEAR THREE/FALL
Course # Title Title
CHR 621 Physiologic Therapeutics 5
CHR 653 Adjustive Techniques II 7
CHR 612 Diet Therapy 2
CHR 656 Clinical Neuroscience 5
PHI 609 Ethics in Health Care 2
  TOTAL 22

PROFESSIONAL YEAR THREE
Course # Title Title
CHR 654 Adjustive Technique III (Ortho I) 7
CHR 655 Adjustive Technique IV (Ortho II) 7
CHR 657 Applied Neurology 5
CHR 665 Diagnostic Imaging V 3
  TOTAL 22

PROFESSIONAL YEAR THREE
Course # Title Title
CHR 637 Chiropractic Rehabilitation 5
CHR 623 Clinical Internship I 7
  TOTAL 12

PROFESSIONAL YEAR FOUR
Course # Title Title
CHR 622 Entrepreneurship 3
CHR 624 Clinical Internship II 7
CHR 638 Psychology for Health Care Professionals 3
  TOTAL 13

PROFESSIONAL YEAR FOUR
Course # Title Title
CHR 625 Clinical Externship 7
  TOTAL 7

Total Credits Required for the DC
  Project Option 182-185
  Thesis Option 186-189

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