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Chiropractic 3+3.5

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Enhance your pursuit of a chiropractic career by earning a dual degree at North Greenville University.

6.5 Years
2 Degrees
Complete three years at NGU and another three and a half at Sherman College of Chiropractic.
Student to Faculty Ratio
Discover a personalized learning environment.
Job Growth
Thriving job market. Exciting career opportunities from 2021 to 2031*

* Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Professional Practice, Christ-Centered Care 

You have the empathy and passion for health needed for a career in the chiropractic field. At North Greenville University, you’ll develop the skills and knowledge needed to provide quality, ethicalpatient care and gain an understanding of God’s creation and the complexity of life found in the simplicity of God’s design. 

While NGU does not offer a formal chiropractic program, we do offer a limited-seat dual degree program with Sherman College of Chiropractic. The program is designed to award students with a bachelor’s degree and a doctoral degree in 6.5 years: a Bachelor of Science in Biology from NGU and a Doctor in Chiropractic (DC) from Sherman College of Chiropractic.

What Can I Do with a Dual Degree in Biology and Chiropractic Medicine?

The chiropractic field offers patient care emphasizing natural healing. Improve well-being with non-invasive, holistic methods, alleviating pain, promoting natural healing, and fostering overall wellness.

Provide personalized care and education for thriving patients. Specialize in pediatrics, acupuncture, sports medicine, and more with a Bachelor of Science in biology and a doctorate in under seven years to stand out.



Pain Management Specialist

Rehabilitation Specialist

Sports Medicine Specialist

Wellness Consultant

Experience Learning in the Classroom, the Lab, and the Real World

Master the Art of Research and Presentation

Participate in faculty-led research with your peers. Practice research techniques and data analysis through various lab and field activities. All to help you grow as a student, teacher, and leader in your chosen area of study.

Hands-On Preparation

Earn coursework credit and prepare for chiropractic school as you shadow medical professionals. You’ll gain real-world, hands-on experience whichever path you choose.

Study Chiropractic from a Biblical Perspective

Chiropractic Year 1

Year 1 Sample Courses

  • Principles of Biology
  • Comparative Biology
  • General Chemistry
  • Advanced Algebra and Trigonometry
  • Introduction to Psychology
Chiropractic Year 2

Year 2 Sample Courses

  • Biology Research and Analysis
  • Genetics
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Organic Chemistry
Chiropractic Year 3

Year 3 Sample Courses

  • Creation, Faith, and Science
  • Biology Senior Seminar
  • Probability and Statistics
  • College Physics
Chiropractic Year 4

Year 4 Sample Courses

  • Histology/Embryology
  • Spinal Anatomy
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Microbiology
  • Micropathology

At Sherman College of Chiropractic to be transferred to NGU

Elevate Your Perspective

You’ll also take Chapel for the first seven semesters, and Cultural Events for the first four semesters. This is the NGU difference, how you find your peak performance and elevate your perspective, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.

Have Questions about the Program?

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Jeffrey French, PhD

Professor, Biology
864.977.7132 jeffrey.french@ngu.edu
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