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Pre-Chiropractic Course Requirements

The Middlesex County College Chemistry-Transfer A.S degree program makes a wonderful match to Palmer College of Chiropractic's pre-chiropractic program. By taking the MCC Chemistry program and adding just 2 extra courses  (BIO 111+112),  the student will  satisfy Palmer's requirements as well as realize a substantial financial savings!.

PALMER COLLEGE OF CHIROPRACTIC AND MIDDLESEX COUNTY COLLEGE PRE-CHIROPRACTIC CURRICULUM

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Listed below is the recommended course of study to meet the prerequisite requirements needed to enter Palmer College of Chiropractic. Overall, 90 semester hours are required.  All prerequisite courses listed below must be completed with a grade ā€œCā€ or better.  The minimum prerequisite and cumulative grade point average for entrance to Palmer College is 2.50 on a 4.0 grading scale.

Other course selections may be acceptable; however, please check with the admissions office before registering for classes other than those listed.

BIOLOGY

BIO 111                      Human Anatomy and Physiology I                    4

BIO 112                      Human Anatomy and Physiology II                   4

INORGANIC CHEMISTRY

CHM 117                    Chemistry I                                                       4

CHM 118                    Chemistry II                                                      4

OR

CHM 123                    General Chemistry I                                          4

CHM 124                    General Chemistry II                                         4

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

CHM 223                    Organic Chemistry I                                         4

CHM 224                    Organic Chemistry II                                        4

PHYSICS

PHY 115                     College Physics I                                              4

PHY 116                     College Physics II                                             4

OR

PHY 121                     General Physics I                                              4

PHY 122                     General Physics II                                             4

COMMUNICATION /WRITING/SPEECH (6 semester hours or more)

Literature courses are not recommended.

PSYCHOLOGY (3 semester hours or more)

Any college level course listed under the psychology department.

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND/OR HUMANITIES (15 semester hours or more)

The Social Science and Humanities Departments include course offerings in the following fields.

(Note: This list does not include math, science, business, computer or engineering courses)

Anthropology                          Classics                                    Communications

Criminal Justice                        Economics                                Education

English                                     Fine Arts                                  Foreign Languages

Government                             History                                     Psychology

Philosophy                              Political Science

Religion                                    Sociology

THIS PROGRAM IS SUBJECT TO REVISION DUE TO ADDITIONS AND/OR DELETIONS IN THE COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY BULLETIN.