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Chiropractic Assistant
 

 
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The federal government, along with every state legislaturerecognize three major professions as primary health care providers, the allopathic (MD), Osteopathic (DO) and Chiropractic (DC). Chiropractic’s approach establishes and maintains optimal physiologic activity by correcting abnormal functional and structural relationship – particularly of the spine & nervous system.

The Chiropractic Assistant (CA), performsmany of the administrative duties as well as help the  chiropractor, depending upon the academic training, knowledge and abilities of the chiropractic assistant.

All programs, including Continuing Education programs are available on-line.Labs & Clinical Training however must be completed at the school and/or at designated facility. Credits earned can be transferred for training in many other professions e.g. Business, Health Care, Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences or Language & Cultures. New classes start in January, April, July and October.  Accelerated programs, credits for previous studies, scholarships, student loans and easy monthly payment facilities are available. Additional, non-credit courses, can be had for $5.00 per hour, based on availability. Please refer to DII school catalog or contact the Registrar for more information.

CERTIFICATE  
Trimester 1-4 (1 year)
19 Courses = 760 clock hours
Tuition: $7,850.00
The 8-hours CPR & First Aid course is mandatory
cost is included in the tuition
DIPLOMA
Trimester 1-8  (2-years)
38
Courses = 1,320 clock hours
Tuition: $15,750.00


Trimester-1
  Code Topic Hrs.     Code Topic Hrs.
  ENG-101 English Composition -1 45     CHR-202 X-ray Technology in Chiropractic 45
  MED101 Introduction to Healthcare 45     CHR-205 Pediatrics - Chiropractic 45
  MED102 Medical Terminology 45     MED220 Diagnostic / Lab Tests 45
  PTA-101 Introduction to Chiropractic Med 45     BUS-101 Introduction to Business Admin 45
  MAT101 Math & Algebra 45     BUS-103 Introduction to Marketing 45


Trimester-2
  Code Topic Hrs.     Code Topic Hrs.
  ENG-102 English Composition-2 45     CHR206 Geriatrics - Chiropractic 45
  MED105 Human Anatomy & Physiology-1 45     BUS-250 Public Relations 45
  CHR-201 Chiropractic Clinical Procedures 45     COM101 Communication Studies 45
  MED102 Human Growth & Development 45     ECO-101 Introduction to Economics 45


Trimester-3
  Code Topic Hrs.     Code Topic Hrs.
  MED205 Human Anatomy & Physiology-2 45     NMD101 Introduction  to Natural Medicine 45
  CHR-103 Chiropractic Office Admin/Procedures 45     NMD-102 Introduction to Acupressure 45
  PSY-101 Introduction to Psychology 45     CHR210 Neuromuscular Rehabilitation 45
  SPA-101 Spanish As Second Language 45     CHR-107 Health Insurance & Billing 45
  KIN-101 Kinesiology 45     BUS-219 Crisis & Conflict Management 45


Trimester-4
  Code Topic Hrs.     Code Topic Hrs.
  MED109 Fundamentals of Patient Care 45     CHR203 Radiology in Chiropractic 45
  SOC-101 Introduction to Sociology 45     BUS-237 Budgeting & Financial Manage’t 45
  MED104 Medical Professional Ethics 45     BUS-217 Human Resources Management 45
  CUL-101 Multicultural Studies 45     PSY-210 Psychology in Business 45
    Clinical Training 25       Clinical Training 50


 
 
 
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