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Chiropractic, D.C. Admissions Information

The University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, located in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is a college within the University of Bridgeport, a non-profit, non-sectarian coeducational institution.

The College of Chiropractic is a professional degree program which grants the Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree to graduates who successfully complete four academic years of study, including a clinical internship. The program is offered on a full-time basis with no students admitted to a part-time course of study.

Chiropractic is the health profession which concerns itself with the relationship between structure and function of the human body, as that relationship may affect the restoration and preservation of health.

The College of Chiropractic prepares students to be primary health care providers. Each student is educated to diagnose, care for the human body in an evidence-based manner, and integrate their care within the larger health care system.

Program Features

  • Students admitted twice per year, in August and January
  • An 18-week semester based program – 8 total semesters
  • Summers off at the end of the first and second year
  • Clinical internships at community based medical centers
  • Clinical internship at the Connecticut Veterans Administration Center, West Haven, CT
  • Small class sizes
Admission Requirements

Program Prerequisites (to be completed prior to matriculation)

  • Bachelor’s degree earned or a minimum of 90 credits completed
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher within the best 90 credits
  • Minimum of 24 credits in the physical/ life sciences, with a C or better (half of which must contain labs)
  • Recommended coursework in the following areas:
    • Biology/Anatomy and Physiology
    • General Chemistry
    • Organic Chemistry
    • Physics

Required Materials

  • Application
  • Official transcripts from every school attended
  • Three recommendation letters
    • Letters must be signed and come from employers, professors or professional associates (one must come from a health care provider)
  • Personal statement
    • In 250–500 words, detail why you are seeking this degree, how you expect to apply your degree to your professional career after graduation and why you seek to pursue your degree through the University of Bridgeport

Deadlines

Completed application and all supporting documents must be received by:

  • Rolling Admissions
  • July 15 for the fall semester
  • December 1 for the spring semester

CONTACT INFORMATION

Feb
22
Mon
Physician Assistant Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Fl
Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Students interested in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:

Monday, February 22, 2016

Monday, March 21, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016

Feb
24
Wed
Doctor of Chiropractic Virtual Fair
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport will be participating in Discover Chiropractic’s Doctor of Chiropractic Virtual Fair!

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Conveniently interact with representatives from UB to:

  • Speak with Admissions Reps and Faculty during live chat sessions
  • Gain answers about pursuing a Doctor of Chiropractic degree
  • Learn more about programs and career options

Sign up today! 

Event held by ACC Chiropractic Colleges Nationwide.

 

 

Mar
2
Wed
Naturopathic Prospective Student Day @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Come gain an insider’s perspective of the University of Bridgeport’s College of Naturopathic Medicine!

Prospective students are invited to come to campus for an admissions presentation, tour, class observation, and lunch with faculty members and current students.

To register, click the date that works best for you:

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Monday, March 21, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016

 

Mar
21
Mon
Naturopathic Prospective Student Day @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Come gain an insider’s perspective of the University of Bridgeport’s College of Naturopathic Medicine!

Prospective students are invited to come to campus for an admissions presentation, tour, class observation, and lunch with faculty members and current students.

To register, click the date that works best for you:

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Monday, March 21, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016

 

Physician Assistant Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Fl
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Students interested in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:

Monday, February 22, 2016

Monday, March 21, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016