Are you ready to join of one of the fastest growing careers in the health care industry? Palmer College of Chiropractic estimates that demand for skilled chiropractors will grow by as much 28% by 2020! Palmer operates three campuses around the country in Davenport, Iowa; Port Orange, Florida; and San Jose, California.
Palmer College is the only school to offer a Master's of Science degree in Clinical Research. In addition, Palmer grants degrees for Doctor of Chiropractic and Associate of Science in Chiropractic Technology.
Palmer students receive hands-on experience working in several clinics operated by the school near their three campuses.
Students don't just learn about chiropractic, the Palmer Center for Business Development offers classes and workshops where students can learn about managing their careers. Palmer helps students from the very beginning of their chiropractic education, teaching the different career paths one can take with a degree from Palmer. Students and alumni are given access to Palmer CareerNetwork, a current listing of job openings.
Tuition costs around $100,000 for the entire length of the program, and financial aid is available to eligible students. Palmer is a private institution, and the Davenport, Iowa location is the first school of chiropractic in the world.
The Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE), requires students to have earned 90 semester hours with a 2.75/4.0 cumulative grade-point average for admission into a Doctor of Chiropractic program.
To get more information about chiropractic see Palmer's website http://www.palmer.edu/ProspectiveStudents/.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
Learn more about programs available at Palmer College of Chiropractic – Davenport by clicking on the request information button.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Physical Sciences (B, D)
Chiropractic Assistant (A, B, D)
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Annual tuition estimates are between $8,600-$10,000
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $220 to $260 per credit hour
- Required fees for full-time students: $110
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $7,900-$9,500 per year
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $440 to $530 per credit hour
- Required fees for graduate students are around $63
- Annual tuition estimates for specific graduate schools:
- Chiropractic School: $35,000
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$6,815|
|Receiving Student Loans||100%||$6,250|