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Chiropractic, A.A.

Locations:  Worthington. Links to:
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This profession has experienced a strong resurgence in the past decade. The profession stresses a holistic approach to health. Chiropractors advocate that most common ills can be prevented and/or alleviated through exercise, nutrition, adjustment, maintenance, and personal health counseling.

Minnesota West-Worthington campus provides all of the academic courses for the first two years of the chiropractic program. The transfer institutions (primarily Northwestern School of Chiropractics) for continued study readily accept our Associate in Science degree graduates. This program does not meet the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) requirements.

Students interested in this degree should choose the Liberal Arts major on the application.

Composition I 3
  Choose one of the following: 3-4
College Algebra 3
Pre-Calculus 4
General Inorganic Chemistry I 4
General Inorganic Chemistry II 4
Human Biology 3
  Choose one of the following: 3
Composition II 3
Composition: Technical Writing 3
Composition: Creative Writing 3
Fundamentals of Physics I 4
Fundamentals of Physics II 4
  Humanities Electives* 3
Introduction to Speech 3
  Choose two of the following: 8-10
Human Anatomy 4
Human Physiology 4
Medical Terminology 2
Introduction to Sociology 3
Introduction to Psychology 4
 * Minimum only
** Depends on transfer institution
STSK 1110 Freshman Seminar (1) credit is required.
Fulfill a minimum of 4 credits from two of the three areas: HLTH 1101, CSCI 1102, or any Physical Education course.

Updated: si 4/29/14

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