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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       92.1% 8/16/2022
Doctor of Chiropractic 88.2% 86.2% 93% 89.7% 7/19/2022
Bachelor of Science 78.9%       7/19/2022
Licensure Exams 88.3% 78.2% 79.2% 83% 8/1/2022
Doctor of Chiropractic 96.9% 91.8% 98.2% 95.6% 8/16/2022
Bachelor of Science 84.7%       8/16/2022
Title IV Default Rate       0.0% 10/7/2022
Campus Crime Statistics Main West Florida   9/29/2022
Enrollment 957 259 962 2178 11/21/2022
Employment 88% 92% 83% 83% 12/2/2022


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 92.1% for FY2021-2022.


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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