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)*
BIOL 109 (Anatomy & Physiology) or BIOL 110 (Anatomy) and BIOL210 (Physiology)*
BIOL 123 (Biology for Majors I) and BIOL 124 (Biology for Majors II) or BIOL 104 (Botany) and BIOL106 (Zoology)*
CHEM 111 (General Chemistry I)*
CHEM112 (General Chemistry II)*
CHEM 221 (Organic Chemistry I)*
CHEM 222 (Organic Chemistry II)*
PHYS 130 (General Physics I)
PHYS131 (General Physics II)
ENGL 101 (Composition I)
ENGL 102 (Composition II)
COMM 100 (Speech)
PSYC 140 (General Psychology)
Any combination of 12 hours from the following departments: