Chiropractic is concerned with mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. The main chiropractic treatment technique involves manual therapy, especially manipulation of the spine, other joints, and soft tissues, but may also include exercises and health and lifestyle counseling.

The concept of chiropractic manipulation is readily accepted and becoming popular. Advantages you might consider are:

  • the application process is shorter because most schools admit three or more times during the year
  • a professional exam is usually not required for admission
  • a 3.0 GPA is typically required
  • the undergraduate course requirements are the same as those for medical school

Background checks are often conducted.


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