Your journey to becoming a Doctor of Chiropractic begins here.

Just over 3 years from now, you can have completed your Doctor of Chiropractic degree and be powerfully prepared to enter into the rewarding field of chiropractic care. It all starts at Northeast College of Health Sciences (Northeast).

Learn more about our chiropractic program.

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A CENTURY OF Northeast:
More Than a Century of Transformative Education

Earn your Doctor of Chiropractic

  • • Complete your doctorate in just over 3 years right in New York State
  • • Build a science-based, evidenced-informed professional foundation
  • • Get hands-on experience as early as your 2nd trimester
  • • Learn from some of the world's preeminent chiropractic practitioners
  • • Maximize scholarships, financial aid and student employment
  • • Get the training to take Board Exams in both the U.S. AND Canada
  • • Join a strong network of Northeast alumni practicing chiropractic around the world

A Fulfilling Career.
A Fantastic Outlook.

With promising job growth and strong average salaries, many of our graduates find their chiropractic careers to be just as rewarding as they are meaningful.

of Northeast chiropractic graduates were employed as chiropractors within 6 months of graduation, according to the 2019 alumni survey.

is the expected job growth from 2019 to 2029 for chiropractors, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

is the reported average income of Northeast chiropractic graduates 3-7 years after graduation.

Northeast Chiropractic Graduates Typically Pursue Careers Like:

  • • Being an associate or starting their own private practice

  • • Teaching at the undergraduate level

  • • Residency to further expand their knowledge in a paid postgraduate position

  • • Working at or consulting with hospitals or health maintenance organizations (HMOs)

I graduated from NYCC with the necessary confidence and skills to practice immediately upon graduation and was also educated about how to run a successful business. I now own and run two of just 12 official chiropractic clinics in India.

Prathap Addageethala, D.C. '12

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Why Choose Northeast's Doctor of Chiropractic Program?

For more than 100 years, Northeast has been at the forefront of chiropractic education, preparing some of the best doctors of chiropractic in the world.

Be Thoroughly Prepared

State-of-the-art facilities, extensive clinical experiences and a top-tier faculty combine to prepare our chiropractic students like few other chiropractic colleges. You'll leave Northeast with a practical, evidence-informed education and a network of peers and mentors that will set you up for success.

Focus on Your Passion

At Northeast, we empower students to tailor their chiropractic education to what interests them most, including:

  • • Nutrition and wellness
  • • Pediatrics
  • • Rehabilitation
  • • Chiropractic orthopedics
  • • Geriatrics
  • • Sports and human performance
  • • Workplace ergonomics
  • • Research
  • • Pain management

How long does it take to become a chiropractor?

At Northeast, you'll earn your professional degree in 10 trimesters (3 years, 4 months). Our doctoral program consists of 217 credit hours of core courses, with a minimum of nine credit hours of elective courses and more than one year of hands-on practical clinical experiences.

Ready to start your journey to earning a Doctor of Chiropractic?

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