The D.C. curriculum blends theory with hands-on clinical skills
designed to prepare you for success in your professional practice. You will
take courses in the basic sciences, clinical sciences, chiropractic technique,
chiropractic philosophy, and business management. After learning the basics, you
will also care for patients in the Palmer College Clinic System under the
supervision of a licensed doctor of chiropractic. The D.C. curriculum is
offered throughout the calendar year, which allows you to complete the program
in just three and one-third years.
Palmer Abilities focus
the chiropractic curriculum on the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary
to prepare you for licensure and success in clinical practice. As a D.C.
student at Palmer, you will learn the following:
History and Philosophy
a Patient’s History
Follow-up and Review
Health and Wellness