The first step is earning a chiropractic degree! If this sounds like something you might be interested in, those aspiring to study chiropractic medicine will have a lot to think about and learn before they decide if, when and where to pursue such a degree.
That’s why we created our comprehensive Doctor of Chiropractic guide to give you real insight into:
The career outlook for those who have studied chiropractic medicine has never been brighter—meaning there has never been a better time to invest in a chiropractic degree from a top university!
Employment of chiropractors is expected to grow 17% before 2024—much faster than the average for all occupations.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a 0.1% unemployment rate for doctors of chiropractic.
The average annual compensation for doctors of chiropractic medicine is: $118,900 for solo practitioners, $133,200 for those working in a multi-disciplinary clinic, and $182,160 for those working in an integrated setting.
For more than 110 years, NUHS has been the leader in integrative teaching, training and treatment. What makes us different?
At National University, you will have the unique opportunity to study chiropractic medicine in an integrative learning environment alongside other natural health care focused professionals and put your skills into practice in an integrative clinical setting.
We train our chiropractic medicine students to become primary care physicians who are focused on providing patient-centered care and whole health healing. You will learn a variety of treatment modalities, including performing adjustments, nutritional and lifestyle counseling, providing supplements and more.
At NUHS, you will have the option to earn a second degree (ND, MSOM or MSAc) through dual enrollment. Earning two degrees simultaneously can save you months, years and several thousands of dollars—while also expanding your career options as a chiropractic medicine practitioner and increasing your earning potential!
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