Texas Chiropractic College

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Texas Chiropractic College
Texas Chiropractic College logo.png
Former name
Texas College of Chiropractic
Type Private
Established 1908 (1908)
Founder John N. Stone
President Stephen A. Foster
~300 (2017)
Location Pasadena, Texas
Website www.txchiro.edu

Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) is a private chiropractic college located in Pasadena, Texas. Founded in 1908, it is the fourth oldest chiropractic college in the United States.[1] TCC was originally located in San Antonio, Texas before moving in 1965 to Pasadena due to increased demands for a larger campus.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

Alumni include Louisiana State Senator Gerry E. Hinton (1930-2000), a chiropractor in Slidell who worked to obtain chiropractic licensing in Louisiana. The legislation was signed in 1974 making Louisiana the last state to recognize the profession.[3]


  1. ^ "A List of U.S. Chiropractic Schools and Their Origins". Palmer College of Chiropractic. Retrieved 8 September 2017.
  2. ^ Keating, Jr, Joseph. Chronology of the Texas Chiropractic College (pre-1949) (PDF). p. 59. Retrieved 8 September 2017.
  3. ^ "A Moment of Silence for Gerry E. Hinton, DC (1930 - 2000)". Dynamic Chiropractic. September 4, 2000. Retrieved 8 September 2017.

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Coordinates: 29°39′51″N 95°08′59″W / 29.664102°N 95.149801°W / 29.664102; -95.149801