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If you are planning to pursue a career as a chiropractor, you are encouraged to earn a bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, exercise science, wellness management, or psychology degree before entering chiropractic school. 

BHSU has a reputation for providing students with exceptional research opportunities working directly with faculty mentors. This research experience prepares our students to succeed at graduate school and in their careers. 

Past Students

BHSU Students who went on to Professional Chiropractic Programs:

  • Shannon DeBoer ('96, Palmer Coll. Chiro.)
  • Jason Steinle ('97, Northwestern Coll. Chiro.)
  • Brandy Dietterle ('98, L.A. Coll. Chiropr.)
  • Mike Krizan ('00, Western States Chiropr. Coll.)
  • Clint Peterson (’00, Parker Coll. Chiro.)
  • Jena Jenssen ('01, National Coll. Chiropr.)
  • Ryan Swenson ('01, National Coll. Chiropr.)
  • Josh Dokter ('02, Colorado Coll. Chiropr.)
  • Jennifer Kroger (‘03, L.A. Coll. Chiropr.)
  • Kim (Ruff) Barr  ('04, Cleveland Chiropr. K.C.)
  • Matt Arnio (’05, Northwestern Coll. Chiro.)
  • Elke Kuegle (’05, Northwestern Coll. Chiro.)
  • Sammi Laurenz (’06, Western States Chiropr. Coll.)
  • Bob McIntosh (’06, Western States Chiropr. Coll.)
  • Tonielle Kelly (’09, Northwestern Coll. Chiro.)
  • Miles Fortner (’10, Parker Coll. Chiro.)
  • Rebecca Johnson (’12, Northwestern Coll. Chiro.)
  • Will John Johnson (’12, Northwestern Coll. Chiro.)
  • Mackenzie Stowater (’12, Palmer Coll. Chiro.)

Find Your degree

Depending on your interests, you could pursue a degree in:
» Biology
» Chemistry
» Exercise Science
» Wellness Management
» Psychology