Master of Chiropractic

Macquarie University

Program Description

Master of Chiropractic

Macquarie University

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.

Key features

  • 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

Suitable for

Students who want to practise as professional chiropractors, either in Australia or overseas.

Entry requirements

  • 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.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
2 years
Full time
35,808 AUD
Start date Jan. 2017
Australia North Ryde, New South Wales
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 35,808 AUD
- Price per year, international students