List of chiropractic schools

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This list of chiropractic schools is organized alphabetically by country. In those countries with functioning, specialized, accrediting agencies, the colleges holding "recognized", or "accredited" status are delineated. Other countries and regions are in the process of developing similar programs of accreditation; and, in Switzerland, Chiropractic is so fully integrated into the health care system that the existence of a separate accrediting agency is thus obviated. The course is taught in University, on the same basis as human medicine.

In 2015, nine internationally accredited chiropractic colleges: AECC, WIOC, IFEC-Paris, IFEC-Toulouse, SDU-Odense, UZ-Zurich, UJ-Johannesburg, Durbin University of Technology and Macquarie University, Australia, made an open statement which included: "The teaching of the vertebral subluxation complex as a vitalistic construct that claims that it is the cause of disease is unsupported by evidence. Its inclusion in a modern chiropractic curriculum in anything other than an historic context is therefore inappropriate and unnecessary".

This document is based upon and supports the theme of the World Federation of Chiropractic Educational Statement formulated in November 2014 at the Miami Education Conference.[1]

Schools[edit]

Country Chiropractic Institution Status Accrediting Agency
 Australia Macquarie University Accredited CCEA [2]
 Australia Murdoch University Accredited CCEA [2]
 Australia Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) Accredited CCEA [2]
 Australia Central Queensland University (CQU) Applicant CCEA [2]
 Brazil Anhembi Morumbi University Unknown
 Brazil Feevale Central University Unknown
 Canada Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College Accredited CFCREAB [3]
 Canada Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières Accredited CFCREAB [3]
 Denmark University of Southern Denmark
(Syddansk Universitet Odense)
Accredited ECCE[4]
 France Institut Franco-Européen de Chiropratique Accredited ECCE[4]
 Japan Tokyo College of Chiropractic
(Formerly Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology)
Accredited CCEA [2]
 Japan Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Japan Accredited CCEA [2]
 Malaysia International Medical University Accredited CCEA [2] Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
 Mexico Universidad Estatal del Valle de Ecatepec Unknown
 Mexico Universidad Estatal del Valle de Toluca Unknown
 Mexico Universidad Veracruzana Unknown
 New Zealand New Zealand College of Chiropractic Accredited CCEA [2]
 South Africa Durban University of Technology Accredited ECCE[5]
 South Africa University of Johannesburg Accredited ECCE[5]
 South Korea Hanseo University Accredited CCEA [2]
 Spain Real Centro Universitario Escorial-Maria Christina Accredited ECCE[4]
 Spain Barcelona College of Chiropractic Accredited [6][7] ECCE[4]
 Sweden Skandinaviska Kiropraktorhögskolan
(Scandinavian College of Chiropractic)
Accredited by Swedish government
  Switzerland Universität Zürich (University of Zurich) Accredited
 United Kingdom Anglo-European College of Chiropractic Accredited ECCE [4]
 United Kingdom McTimoney College of Chiropractic Accredited[8] ECCE[4]
 United Kingdom University of South Wales Accredited ECCE [4]
 United States Cleveland Chiropractic College Accredited CCE [9]
 United States D'Youville College Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Life University Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Life Chiropractic College West Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Logan University Accredited CCE [9]
 United States National University of Health Sciences Accredited CCE [9]
 United States New York Chiropractic College Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Northwestern Health Sciences University Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Palmer College of Chiropractic Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Parker University Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Sherman College of Chiropractic Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Southern California University of Health Sciences Accredited CCE [9]
 United States Texas Chiropractic College Accredited CCE [9]
 United States University of Bridgeport Accredited CCE [9]
 United States University of Western States Accredited CCE [9]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "The European-South African Education Collaboration : Clinical and Professional Chiropractic Education: a Position Statement" (PDF). 9564e6cf93ec0c618a68-4f22a039f96a487025fe8e71cbbe8130.r40.cf3.rackcdn.com. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Program Accreditation Status". Ccea.com.au. Retrieved December 28, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "CFCREAB Accreditation of Educational Programmes". Chirofed.ca. 2009. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g "ECCE List of Accredited Colleges". Cce-europe.com. 2009. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  5. ^ a b "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  6. ^ "Barcelona College of Chiropractic - ECCE - The European Council On Chiropractic Education e.V". Cce-europe.com. 2017-03-18. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  7. ^ "Accredited Institutions - ECCE - The European Council On Chiropractic Education e.V". Cce-europe.com. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  8. ^ "McTimoney Denied Accreditation by European CCE | The Chronicle of Chiropractic". Chiropractic.prosepoint.net. 2015-02-20. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Members". Cce-usa.org. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 

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