Chiropractic Training vs. Medical Training Course Hour Comparison
 
   

Chiropractic Training vs. Medical Training
Course Hour Comparison

This section is compiled by Frank M. Painter, D.C.
Send all comments or additions to:
   Frankp@chiro.org
 
   

Chiropractic
Class Hours

Subject
Medical
Class Hours
520 Anatomy-Embryology 508
440 Physiology 326
360 Pathology-Geriatrics-Pediatrics 401
165 Chemistry 325
120 Microbiology 114
130 Diagnosis 114
630 Diagnosis, Dermatology, eyes-ears-nose-throat 324
320 Neurology 112
360 Radiology 148
60 Psychology 144
60 Obstetrics-Gynecology 148
225 Orthopedics 156
1,598 Specialty Courses 1,492
4485
Total Class Hours
4248

NOTE:   Adapted from: Chapman-Smith, D. The Chiropractic Profession. NCMIC Group Inc. 2000.


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