All entering students must have earned a minimum of 90 transferable semester units or 135 quarter units at an institution or institutions accredited by a regional or nationally recognized agency.
Applicants who have earned a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75 on a scale of 4.0 for the required 90-semester units will be reviewed by the admissions committee and may be admitted on an alternate admissions track (AATP).
Applicants who have earned a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a scale of 4.0 for the required 90-semester units will be reviewed by the admissions committee for acceptance to the standard admissions track. Applicants with an undergraduate degree may be admitted with all majors, including those with and without a science emphasis. Those applicants with a degree without the science emphasis will be reviewed by the admissions committee and may be admitted on an alternate admissions track (AATP).
Applicants without an undergraduate degree should use the recommended coursework below to guide their course selection as they work to complete their classes. Applicants are strongly encouraged to work with the admissions staff to select the courses that will best prepare them for success in chiropractic school and beyond.
Sciences: A minimum of 24 semester units (36 quarter units) in life and physical science courses (at least half of these courses must have a substantive lab component).
Recommended courses: Anatomy & Physiology I and II Exercise Physiology Chemistry I and II Cell Biology Biochemistry Molecular Biology Biomechanics Human Anatomy Physics I and II Nutrition Kinesiology Microbiology Also accepted: (but not limited to) Organic Chemistry I and II Statistics Genetics Astronomy General Studies: No specific requirements are made of these units; however, Life Chiropractic College West strongly recommends a well-rounded course of study. All coursework must be at 100 level or above. Recommended courses: English Human Development Information Systems Rhetoric Philosophy Speech Psychology Business Math Ethics Communication
Please review the linked documents below to get more information on this change.
Last name begins A – J: Debbie Calero
Last name begins K – Z: Alicia Waldron
International Students: Debbie Calero
Transfer Students Last name begins A – J: Debbie Calero
Transfer Students Last name begins K – Z: Alicia Waldron