Best Chiropractic Schools in the US

If you are looking into a rewarding career as a doctor of chiropractic, it is imperative that you put in the research to find the best chiropractic college for you. Not all chiropractic universities are created equal; however, there are several that are truly the cream of the crop. See our Top 10 US Chiropractic Colleges list to learn more about ten of the best colleges to receive your degree in chiropractic, all of them featuring top-tier faculty & staff, beautiful campuses, and excellent reputations.

Chiropractic colleges featured on this list are ordered based on their rank as provided by TFE Times.

Top 10 US Chiropractic Colleges

1. University of Western States

Established: 1904
Location: Portland, Oregon 
Number of Students: 915
Tuition: $9,483 (Cost per quarter)

University of Western States

2. Parker University

Established: 1982
Location: Dallas, Texas
Number of Students: 977
Tuition: $11,823 (Cost per trimester)

3. Logan University

Established: 1935
Location: Chesterfield, Missouri
Number of Students: 1,004
Tuition: $10,415 (Flat rate 12 hours or greater)

4. National University of Health Sciences

Established: 1906
Location: Lombard, Illinois
Number of Students: 850
Tuition: $15,409

5. Life University

Established: 1974
Location: Marietta, Georgia
Number of Students: 2,692
Tuition: $12,449 (6–11 credits per quarter)

6. University of Bridgeport

Established: 1927
Location: Bridgeport, Connecticut 
Number of Students: 2,835 (undergraduate)
Tuition: $14,775

University of Bridgeport — Bryant Hall

7. Palmer College of Chiropractic

Established: 1897
Location: Multiple campuses (Davenport, IA/San Jose, CA/Port Orange, FL)
Number of Students: 1,300
Tuition: $8,554 (cost per quarter)

8. Southern California University of Health Sciences

Established: 1911
Location: Whittier, California
Number of Students: 965
Tuition: $11,138 (10 terms)

9. Life Chiropractic College West

Established: 1976
Location: Hayward, California 
Number of Students: 642
Tuition: $8,640 (cost per quarter)

10. Texas Chiropractic College

Established: 1908
Location: Pasadena, Texas
Number of Students: 270
Tuition: $10,115