Why Chiropractic?

Chiropractic is one of today’s fastest growing, most-sought after fields. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment for chiropractors is expected to grow “faster than average” in the coming years, as consumer demand for wellness care increases. Fast Company magazine rates chiropractic as one of the 10 best jobs in America.

As a doctor of chiropractic you’ll influence the lives of others in a positive way as you help to maximize your patients’ potential for optimum physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being. Once you obtain your chiropractic degree you can choose to own your own practice, associate with an established chiropractor, teach, conduct chiropractic research or you can focus in a particular area such as sports performance, family care or animal chiropractic.

Imagine a career – serving in a health field, working for yourself, making a difference in the lives of others. That is the future, and the everyday sense of fulfillment, that you can enjoy as a doctor of chiropractic. Get more information.

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A Rapidly Growing Profession

According to research conducted by Fast Company magazine, chiropractic has been rated as one of the 10 best jobs in America. Employment for chiropractors is expected to grow in the coming years, as consumer demand for alternative health care increases. Forbes named chiropractic one of America’s “most surprising six-figure jobs” in 2009. Employment opportunities for chiropractors exist around the world.

A Great Life

As a doctor of chiropractic, you’ll work for yourself. You’ll control your own destiny. And you’ll enjoy the freedom, flexibility and financial rewards that come from owning and running your own business. As a chiropractor, you’ll share with people in your community a philosophy of life and health that is of great value. In fact, many Sherman graduates and students will tell you that chiropractic is not a job, but a calling.

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I Chose Chiropractic Because...

Katelyn Niemic“I have seen the benefits of chiropractic in my own life, and I want to be able to share that with others and help them realize the potential for their own health and wellness.”

— Katelyn Niemiec, Buffalo, NY


Jaclyn Leeper

“I have always wanted to pursue a profession in which I could help people, and chiropractic is a perfect fit. Sherman is preparing me to become a skilled adjustor and the very best chiropractor I can be.”

— Jaclyn Leeper, D.C., ’09, West Paducah, KY