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Pre-Chiropractic Institute Certificate

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Program Start Date: Any term
Minimum Program Length: 32 academic weeks; 2 terms day or evening; 26 credits
Curriculum Code: 71218

Program Description

The certificate in Pre-Chiropractic is designed for students whose goal is a doctor of chiropractic degree at Sherman College of Chiropractic and who have already completed the Associate of Science Degree (AS). Students should first complete the Associate in Science (AS) including the courses recommended by Sherman College of Chiropractic. This course information is found on the SCC website at https://www.sccsc.edu/chiro/.

Professional Opportunities

Upon completion of both the Associate in Science degree (Pre-Chiropractic Advising Track) and the Certificate in Pre-Chiropractic, with an acceptable GPA, students will be eligible to apply to Sherman College of Chiropractic.

Unique Aspects

This certificate contains courses for transfer to many colleges or universities. A minimum of C or higher is required in all courses.

EEDA Career Cluster:

Health Sciences

Total Credits: 26

Notes: For more information, please contact Dr. Gail Jones at (864) 592-4081 or via email (jonesg@sccsc.edu).

Semester Display

Total Credits: 26

Program Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  1. Employ the four functions of management (plan, organize, lead, control).
  2. Construct a marginal analysis of costs and benefits resulting in efficient resource allocation.
  3. Perform all functions of an accounting cycle by using a double entry accounting system.
  4. Create financial statements and schedules in accordance with general accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
  5. Summarize the foundation of marketing.
  6. Demonstrate speaking and listening skills that are appropriate for non-native speakers of Spanish.
  7. Create business-related reports, spreadsheets, databases and presentations using industry software and collaboration tools.

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