Chiropractors go through an immense amount of schooling to receive a “Doctor of Chiropractic” degree (also known as a D.C.). Their collegiate agenda is as follows:
– Graduate from a four year college.
– Completing at least two years undergraduate study, with a focus on the sciences.
– Four years of Chiropractic Education.
– Take mandatory internships.
– At least 900 hours of work in a Chiropractic Clinic.
– After graduating, pass written and oral board exams, at national and state levels.
A Chiropractor may opt to choose to advance their degree in an area of specialty.
These areas include: Chiropractic neurology, radiology, sports medicine, as well as many other fields.
Chiropractic General Education Class
65 Obstetrics & Gynecology
2,887 TOTAL HOURS
Other Required Courses for Doctors of Chiropractic
4,485 GRAND TOTAL CLASS HOURS
Yearly Continuing Education Hours
1 Professional Ethics
17 General Patient Care
20 MINIMUM YEARLY HOURS.