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Study at Palmer College of Chiropractic

Palmer College of Chiropractic was established by Daniel David Palmer in 1897. It is considered as the first schools of chiropractic in the world. It is a non-profit organization and is located in Davenport, Iowa. The main campus consists of more than 12 buildings which are spread across an area of 8 acres. The college has satellite campuses in San Jose, California, opened in 1980; and Port Orange campus opened in 2002. It offers awards degrees at the associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral level. The college also has programs of continuing education.

Palmer College of Chiropractic's athletics department fields several men's and women's sports teams. They compete in National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, (NAIA). They participate in sports including rugby, hockey, and golf. The college also organizes several intramural sports.

Profile of Palmer College of Chiropractic

The main campus of Palmer College of Chiropractic is in Davenport, IA (a small city). The school is a private, not-for-profit school. Palmer College of Chiropractic offers degrees up to the Master's degree.

Course Topics

The school tends to concentrate its instruction in a few key disciplines. Palmer College of Chiropractic students most commonly major in a field related to science and nutrition and exercise therapy.

Palmer College of Chiropractic Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, Palmer College of Chiropractic had 2, 184 enrolled students. Males make up the lion's share of the Student Enrolment at the school.

Student Life

Many students are part-timers.

Palmer College of Chiropractic Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy559chiropractic
Science70biological and physical sciences
Medical Support and Technology18allied health and medical assisting

Contact: Palmer College of Chiropractic

Palmer College of Chiropractic

1000 Brady St

Davenport, IA 52803-5287

General Phone: (563) 884-5000


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