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Chiropractic Medicine

Disclaimer: Illinois State University does not have a Pre-Chiropractic Medicine program. The following are recommended courses but will depend upon your chosen educational institution. Please contact Preprofessional Advisor Ashley Berg for additional information.

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Prerequisite Courses at ISU

Graduate programs have varied requirements for coursework to be completed prior to admission.  However, requirements typically include:

Required Courses

General Biology- 8 hours

  • BSC 196
  • BSC 197

Anatomy & Physiology- 8 hours

  • BSC 181
  • BSC 182

General Chemistry- 8 hours

  • CHE 140
  • CHE 141

Organic Chemistry- 9 hours

  • CHE 230/231
  • CHE 232/233

College Physics- 10 hours

  • PHY 108
  • PHY 109

Mathematics- 4 hours

  • MAT 120 or 145

English Composition- 6 hours

  • ENG 101
  • ENG 145

Communications- 3 hours

  • COM 110

Psychology- 3 hours

  • PSY 110

Social Science/Humanities- 12 hours

  • HIS, PHI, THE, ART, MUS, WGS, SOC, POL, ECO and/or foreign language


Application Information

Chiropractic College Application Service (ChiroCAS)

For additional information about naturopathic medicine, please visit the Association of Chiropractic Colleges and Discover Chiropractic.

List of chiropractic schools in the United States and Canada.

Illinois State University

University College
Normal, Il 61790-4060
Phone: (309) 438-3217

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