Palmer College of Chiropractic – Curriculum Agreement
Curriculum Agreement between
Middlesex County College and Palmer College of Chiropractic
The purpose of this agreement is to clarify and set forth the essential terms between the schools relating to curriculum requirements to be satisfied for any student attending and desiring to proceed to Palmer College of Chiropractic.
Each such Middlesex County College student will be informed that he or she must complete 90 semester credit hours or 135 quarter credit hours of undergraduate studies, including the following specific courses required by Palmer. See attached pre-chiropractic curriculum made a part of the agreement.
Further, for admissions to Palmer College of Chiropractic each student must:
- Apply one year in advance of intended starting date.
- The minimum cumulative grade point average in the prerequisite courses and the required 90 semester hours for entrance to Palmer College of Chiropractic is 2.50 on a 4.00 grading scale. Preference will be given to students earning a 2.75 or better. The lowest grade a student may earn in any of the required prerequisite courses is a “C” (2.00).
- Complete at least eight courses at Middlesex County College.
- Satisfy all other requirements as prescribed in the Palmer College of Chiropractic catalog.
Under this agreement, Middlesex County College may list this program in the catalog and brochure and Palmer College of Chiropractic may do likewise, provided both institutions have approved the wording of all catalog and brochure copy referring to this program.