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College Profile

The data on the College Profile page are updated at different times throughout the year as they become available. The Completion section (degree and NBCE) is posted annually by August 1, while most of the other categories are updated in the fall. There are several static links on this page, such as the refund policy, that are only updated when policy changes.

Information Main West Florida College Date Modified
Institutional Persistence Rate       93.3% 9/11/2023
Doctor of Chiropractic 91.6% 89.9% 95.8% 92.9% 7/13/2023
Bachelor of Science 79.1%       7/13/2023
Licensure Exams 91.3% 89.1% 82.2% 87.2% 8/2/2023
Doctor of Chiropractic 97% 92.8% 98.4% 96.1% 9/11/2023
Bachelor of Science 86.5%       9/28/2023
Title IV Default Rate       0.0% 10/3/2023
Campus Crime Statistics Main West Florida   9/29/2023
Enrollment 1,002 159 1,059 2,220 11/14/2023
Employment 83% 75% 86% 81% 11/14/2023


Institutional Persistence

Institutional Persistence, a student attribute, is the percentage of all students that continue enrollment at the College or have graduated from the College within the year. The College reports the Institutional Persistence rate annually. The Institutional Persistence Rate for Palmer College of Chiropractic is 93.3% for FY2022-2023.


Program Completion is the percentage of students completing their academic program within 150% of the time normally designated for completion of the degree. The College reports a two-year average Program Completion rate.

Doctor of Chiropractic

Bachelor of Science

Licensure Exam Rates



Program Retention is the percentage of all students who remain enrolled in, or have graduated from, a specific academic program at Palmer College of Chiropractic as measured from year to year. The College reports the Program Retention rates annually.

Doctor of Chiropractic

Bachelor of Science


Title IV Federal Financial Aid

Campus Crime Statistics


The Palmer Center for Business Development follows up with recent graduates about employment status in multiple ways. The information listed is collected semi-annually and is a snapshot in time.

Enrollment Demographics


Palmer College is a Military Friendly® school that engages, educates, employs and provides care to veterans, active-duty military personnel and their families.



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