Why Sherman

Why should you choose Sherman for your Chiropractic Education?

Be Engaged

  • Sherman College is a family. Everyone knows your name, even the president.
  • Sherman has a low student-faculty ratio and instructors who will mentor you.
  • Faculty who are experts in their fields of study, and they treat you like a colleague.
  • Hands-on instruction begins in your first quarter of study at Sherman.

Be Prepared

  • Our balanced curriculum offers the knowledge you need in basic science, chiropractic technique and philosophy, and practice management.
  • Our G10 business curriculum teaches you the practical aspects of establishing, operating and growing your practice and helps you develop a game plan for eliminating student loan debt and building prosperity within the first 10 years after graduation.
  • Technique courses comprise 600 hours of classroom instruction, and we offer many additional elective technique courses and seminars.
  • Your 1.5-year internship in the on-campus clinic simulates chiropractic practice.

Gain the Power to Change Lives

  • Sherman’s comprehensive chiropractic education makes you relevant to the future of health care.
  • You’ll join the ranks of fellow Sherman graduates known as “great adjusters” because of the skill and art of chiropractic they deliver to their patients.
  • You’ll be capable of changing people’s lives through the care you provide.
  • You can make an impact on your community and the world.
Dr. Cordero

“Sherman College prepares students with a well-rounded chiropractic education – not only focused on the philosophy, science and art – but enhanced with a commitment to build the entrepreneurial skills graduates will need to succeed in business. Sherman prepares its students to become chiropractors who are compassionate, highly skilled, ethical and successful.”

Edwin Cordero DC

Set Yourself Up for Academic Success

The doctor of chiropractic degree program of Sherman College of Chiropractic is awarded programmatic accreditation by The Council on Chiropractic Education, 8049 North 85th Way, Scottsdale, AZ, 85258-4321, Phone: (480) 443-8877, Website: www.cce-usa.org

Sherman College of Chiropractic is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Sherman College of Chiropractic. www.sacscoc.org.

Sherman College is listed as an institution of higher learning in the U.S. Directory of Higher Education. Sherman College is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, 1333 Main Street, Suite 200, Columbia, SC 29201, Telephone: 803-737-2260.

Sherman College offers the first professional doctor of chiropractic degree (D.C.). Students prepare for chiropractic licensure as fully qualified, primary health care providers who specialize in the area of vertebral subluxation through the achievement of the college’s curriculum and program student learning outcomes. The program is very demanding, including a minimum of 4,956 clock hours in a set course sequence over 14 quarters or three and one-half calendar years. Students learn from our passionate, expert faculty in a hands-on, highly individualized learning environment that makes for extraordinary success among our graduates.


Before enrolling at Sherman, students must have earned a minimum of 90 semester hours, including specific basic sciences courses.

Pre-Chiropractic Programs

Several undergraduate institutions have pre-chiropractic programs and similar arrangements in place with Sherman, which is designed to facilitate transferring of credits or fast-tracking courses to complete all prerequisite courses.

Financial Aid

Nearly 98 percent of Sherman students receive federally funded financial aid and loans to cover their tuition and cost of living expenses.