Master of Chiropractic
The Master of Chiropractic is a rigorous two-year degree that develops the concepts and techniques introduced in the Bachelor of Chiropractic Science. It prepares you for assuming the full diagnostic and clinical management responsibilities of a primary contact health practitioner: students are required to participate in a year-long internship working in one of Macquarie University’s Chiropractic Clinics.
- Includes a year-long internship at one of the University’s
- Chiropractic Clinics
- Ensures you are eligible for registration in both Australia and New
- Zealand: you can undertake additional examinations to practise in other countries
- Students learn how to run a practice, operate X-ray equipment and practice spinal manipulation
- In 1990, Macquarie became the first Australian university to offer accredited chiropractic degrees
Students who want to practise as professional chiropractors, either in Australia or overseas.
- Australian Bachelor of Chiropractic Science or Graduate Diploma of Chiropractic or recognised equivalent
- Minimum English Language Proficiency: IELTS or IELTS equivalent of 6.5 overall, with minimum 6.0 in each band
All applicants for undergraduate or postgraduate coursework studies at Macquarie University are required to provide evidence of proficiency in English.
You may satisfy the English language requirements if you have completed:
- senior secondary studies equivalent to the NSW HSC
- one year of Australian or comparable tertiary study in a country of qualification
Macquarie University will soon announce the outcomes of a proposal to transfer its chiropractic program to another institution from 2015. Any students that enrol before that transfer date will still be able to complete their Macquarie University qualification including Masters degree.
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Last updated December 4, 2015