How should I prepare for Admission to Chiropractic College?

Articulation Agreements and “3 + 1″ Programs

Sherman College of Chiropractic has articulation agreements in place with the institutions listed below to streamline your undergraduate preparation for chiropractic college. You can save time and money getting your pre-requisites, bachelors degree and doctor of chiropractic degree.

Each state sets its own requirement for obtaning a license to practice chiropractic. For example, some states require a bachelors degree to become licensed. Check the state’s licensing requirements HERE for the state where you plan to practice before you decide how to complete your pre-requisites.

Associate Degree

Not all states require a bachelor’s degree to be admitted to chiropractic college. You can prepare by earning 90 semester hours at a 2-year institution.


Harrisburg Area Community College
Harrisburg, PA
Mary Fourlas
(717) 780-2407
HACC transfer agreement pdf
Pre-Chiropractic Transfer Agreement Advising and Transfer

Middlesex County College
Middlesex County College

Edison, NJ
Elizabeth B. Pajauis
Fax: 732-906-4655

Mid Michigan community collegeMid Michigan Community

Harrison, MI
Mt. Pleasant, MI
Linda Jensen

Spartanburg community College Pre-chiropractic Classes
Spartanburg Community College
Spartanburg, SC
Dr. Gail Jones

Spartanburg Methodist College
Spartanburg Methodist College
Spartanburg, SC
Admissions Office
Agreement link



Fast Track 3 + 1 Agreements

Save a full year. Get your bachelor’s degree and your doctor of chiropractic degree in 6.5 years through our 3 + 1 agreements with these undergraduate institutions.

Bloomfield College

Bloomfield, NJ
Carolyn Spies
973-748-9000 ext. 315
Pre-Chiropractic Program

Ferrum College
Ferrum College
Ferrum, VA
Chris R. Aylesworth caylesworth@

(540) 365-4542
Pre-professional (Chiropractic) Program

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Indiana, PA
Dr. Fred Morgan

Professor of Mathematics
Pre-professional (Chiropractic) Program

Lipscomb University
Lipscomb University
Nashville, TN
Betty Townsend
Pre-Chiropractic Program

Middle Tennessee State University
Middle Tennessee State University
Mufreesboro, TN

Jennifer Braswell
Pre-Chiropractic Program

Mount Aloysius College
Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA
Dr. Paul Farcus
814-886-6403 Pre-Chiropractic Program

University of South Carolina-Upstate
University of South Carolina – Upstate
Spartanburg, SC
Dr. Yancy McDougal

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Bachelor’s Degree

You can get your pre-requisites at any accredited 4-year institution. These colleges have specific pre-chiropractic programs to help you prepare.

Everglades U Florida
Everglades University
Boca Raton, FL
Orlando, FL
Sarasota, FL
B.S. in Alternative Medicine

Universidad do catolica

Pontifica Universidad Catolica
de Puerto Rico


Universidad central de bayamon

Universidad Central de Bayamon

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