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Palmer, Bethune-Cookman University sign dual-degree pact

6/18/2012 (Archived)

Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach and Palmer College’s Florida Campus in Port Orange have signed a dual-degree program agreement to better help students attain their degrees and foster cooperation between the two institutions.
Bethune-Cookman Interim President Edison Jackson, Ed. D., and Florida Campus President Peter Martin, D.C., signed the FL BCU agreement with Palmeragreements on June 14. 

Beginning with the first semester of 2012-2013, a dual-degree program leading to a bachelor’s degree in science with an emphasis on biology or chemistry from Bethune-Cookman University and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College will be available to qualified students.

"The signing of this articulation agreement with the outstanding Palmer College of Chiropractic is a wonderful opportunity for Bethune-Cookman University," Mr. Jackson said. "Not only is this the beginning of a valuable community partnership, but this agreement serves as a terrific enhancement to the growing academic programs we are able to offer our students."