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 101 General Biology I | 3 Hours *
BIOL 102 General Biology II | 3 Hours *
CHEM 111 General Chemistry I | 4 Hours *
CHEM 112 General Chemistry II | 4 Hours *
CHEM 321 Organic Chemistry I | 5 Hours *
CHEM 322 Organic Chemistry II | 5 Hours*
PHYS 131 Introduction to Physics I | 4 Hours *
PHYS 132 Introduction to Physics II | 4 Hours *
BIOL 335 Physiology | 4 Hours *
BIOL 420 Gross Anatomy | 4 Hours *
6 hours from the English, Communications, or Speech department will fulfill this requirement
3 hours of any Psychology course
Any combination of 12 hours from the following departments:
Sociology, History, Anthropology, Speech, Psychology, Music Appreciation, Art Appreciation, Geography, English, Foreign Language, Humanities, Philosophy, Classical Studies, Mass Communication