Sun streaming behind First Adjustment Statue of D.D. Palmer.

How to Apply 

Take the next step in becoming a Doctor of Chiropractic

You’re making a great choice in applying at Palmer College of Chiropractic! Please choose the program below you’d like to apply for to get started. 

If you’re currently enrolled in a D.C. program in another chiropractic college and are considering transferring to Palmer College, please contact an Admissions Counselor before finishing this application.   

All Undergraduate Application forms should be on file with the Undergraduate Studies Office at least four weeks prior to the beginning of the desired starting academic term. Students are encouraged to submit their application at least six months prior to their desired term of entry.  

Application Forms

Doctor of Chiropractic Application 

Bachelor of Science, General Science Completion Program Application 

Bachelor of Science in General Science – Main Campus only

Application Deadline

Applications for the Bachelor of Science in General Science program can be submitted and accepted at any time. However, we recommended you apply a minimum of three (3) months prior to your desired term because your start date and financial aid eligibility may be affected by your submission date.

How to Apply:

  • Submit the online application or mail the application to:
    Undergraduate Studies Department
    Palmer College of Chiropractic
    1000 Brady Street
    Davenport, IA 52803-5287 USA
  • Pay $100 evaluation and $50 application fees
  • Attach official copies of transcripts

(Note: Your admittance is approved by the Undergraduate Program Oversight Committee.)

File Intent to Graduate

  • Pay $100 graduation and records fee. Complete the Intent to Graduate form for final approval of the B.S. degree.
  • We recommend the Intent to Graduate form be completed no later than the end of ninth trimester of the D.C. program. This will ensure concurrent graduation.

Note: Students are allowed one year after their D.C. graduation to complete all requirements.

If you have questions, please email Annette Venhorst or call her at 563-884-5867.