Palmer College of Chiropractic: Review & Facts

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Palmer College of Chiropractic is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,225 students enrolled. This school was established in 1897 and is one of the 7 schools and colleges located in Davenport, Iowa.

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Academic Offerings

Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at Palmer College of Chiropractic.

Palmer College of Chiropractic implements a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 3 majors. The most popular concentrations are Massage Therapy and Chiropractic, General Studies, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Palmer College of Chiropractic is perfect at 100% (well above Iowa average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
4 : 1
The graduation rate at Palmer College of Chiropractic is average - 68%.

Student to faculty ratio at Palmer College of Chiropractic is excellent: 4:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition pricing is relatevely low - around $8,700 per year. The additional fees at Palmer College of Chiropractic beyond tuition are approximately $200; which comes to $8,900 a year.

Read the details about Palmer College of Chiropractic additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 1 applications were submitted and 1 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Palmer College of Chiropractic is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Palmer College of Chiropractic and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (563) 884-5000 or check Palmer College of Chiropractic Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Palmer College of Chiropractic, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Palmer College of Chiropractic provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, nearly $2,400 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Palmer College of Chiropractic appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Palmer College of Chiropractic Location and Maps

Post Address: Palmer College of Chiropractic, 1000 Brady St, Davenport, Iowa 52803-5287, USA
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