A Distinctive Curriculum
National University's Doctor of Chiropractic Degree is split
into three phases.
- Phase I: In Phase I, you
will acquire a strong foundation in the basic sciences,
including a full year of human dissection in our anatomy lab.
- Phase II: With a focus on the clinical
sciences, we teach you how to diagnose, treat and manage a
wide range of ailments, from sports injuries to pediatrics, using
physical manipulations and additional natural methods of holistic
- Phase III: Finally, in Phase III, you
experience your internship through one of a variety of clinical
At National University, we base our entire
curriculum for all professional degrees on helping students achieve
what we have identified as the Six Competencies. The Six
Competencies provide a comprehensive education in health care that
will benefit our graduates in their future professional careers. Learn more
Learn more about our innovative curriculum by
viewing the course schedule.