The courses listed below will meet the current prerequisite course requirements for admission into the Doctor of Chiropractic program, and students must have completed a minimum of 90 semester hours. All courses must be completed with a minimum grade of “C” or better. The entering grade point average is a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Students with a GPA of 2.75-2.99 will be reviewed on an individual basis. Some states require a bachelor’s degree prior to state licensure. Other course selections may be acceptable upon approval from Cleveland University-Kansas City.
You must have a minimum of 24 semester hours in life and physical sciences courses. At least half of the science courses must have a laboratory component. It is highly recommended that 8 hours are from the Chemistry Department.
BIOL 105 Principles of Biology | 5 Hours *
BIOL 211 Anatomy & Physiology I | 4 Hours *
CHEM 109 College Chemistry I | 5 Hours *
CHEM 110 College Chemistry II | 5 Hours *
CHEM 206 Organic Chemistry I | 5 Hours *
CHEM 207 Organic Chemistry II w/lab | 5 Hours *
This requirement may be met with either two physics courses, which one must include lab or 3 semester hours of physics with lab and 3 semester hours in biomechanics, kinesiology, or exercise physiology
PHYS 205 General Physics I | 5 Hours *
PHYS 206 General Physics II | 5 Hours *
ENGL 101 English I | 3 Hours *
ENGL 102 English II | 3 Hours *
PSYC 101 General Psychology | 3 Hours *
Any combination of 15 hours from the following departments:
Sociology, History, Anthropology, Speech, Psychology, Music Appreciation, Art Appreciation, Geography, English, Foreign Language, Humanities, Philosophy, Classical Studies, Mass Communication