New York Chiropractic College

Introduction

New York Chiropractic College

New York Chiropractic College is committed to academic excellence, quality paitent care, and professional leadership.

Mission

New York Chiropractic College is committed to academic excellence, quality patient care, and professional leadership.

Vision

New York Chiropractic College will be recognized as a leading institution for the education and training of natural healthcare professionals and academicians who embrace interprofessional collaboration.

Values

We value...

  • the core principles of all our natural healthcare programs;
  • our heritage as a chiropractic educational institution;
  • the provision of the finest natural healthcare education, clinical experience, and support systems to facilitate alumni success in diverse careers;
  • innovative teaching and learning methods that complement and enhance our existing programs;
  • the development and utilization of best practices in lifelong learning, interprofessional collaborative healthcare, scholarship, and the exploration of new knowledge;
  • excellence, honesty, accountability, and fiscal responsibility in all endeavors;
  • diversity, inclusiveness, and tolerance in all interactions;
  • an environment that balances knowledge, authority, and responsibility;
  • the cultivation of nurturing relationships with all our stakeholders; and
  • our role as an authority in natural healthcare education and the leadership role(s) our faculty, staff, and alumni have within the communities they serve.

New York Chiropractic College Campus

NYCC's campus is in Seneca Falls situated in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, overlooking sparkling Cayuga Lake.

The cost of living is low, and the quality of life is high!

  • Campus' lush 286 acres, and picturesque setting;
  • Spacious, suite-style on-campus housing for individuals and families;
  • State-of-the-art, 8,000 square-foot research building;
  • Spacious theater hosts lectures, plus musical, comedy and dramatic productions;
  • Multipurpose athletic complex with pool, basketball, racquetball, weight room, and athletic fields;
  • Nine-hole golf course and driving range on campus!

Degree Programs

New York Chiropractic College is a leader in natural healthcare education providing accredited training in the following degree programs:

  • Doctor of Chiropractic
  • Master of Science in Acupuncture
  • Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
  • Master of Science in Diagnostic Imaging
  • Master of Science in Applied Clinical Nutrition
  • Master of Science in Clinical Anatomy
  • Master of Science in Human Anatomy and Physiology Instruction
  • Bachelor of Professional Studies

Accreditation

  • Registered by the New York State Education Department of the University of the State of New York
  • Regional Accreditation by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
  • Programmatic accreditation by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE)
  • Programmatic Accreditation by the Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM)
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

Master of Science in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

Campus Full time 9 semesters September 2017 USA Seneca Falls

The Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Master of Science degree programs provide a comprehensive professional education in acupuncture and Oriental medicine that, combined with instruction in biomedicine, [+]

Purpose The Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Master of Science degree programs provide a comprehensive professional education in acupuncture and Oriental medicine that, combined with instruction in biomedicine, prepares graduates to practice as independent healthcare providers capable of practicing in multidisciplinary healthcare settings. Educational Objectives Graduates of the Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Degree Programs will: Be able to demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine theory, and be able to apply theory to clinical practice; Be able to use Traditional Chinese Medicine assessment and diagnostic techniques in order to develop treatment plans for patients with a diverse range of medical conditions, and to help patients maintain and enhance wellness and vitality; Be able to utilize acupuncture, moxibustion and, as appropriate, Chinese herbal medicine as primary treatment modalities, as well as incorporate into practice elements of tuina, nutritional counseling, Tai Ji Chuan and Qi Gong exercise and breathing techniques, and other related modalities; Demonstrate a fundamental knowledge of the historical and philosophical foundations of Oriental medicine, as well as the diversity of Oriental medical theories and clinical approaches; Be conversant with biomedical terminology, pharmacology, diagnostic procedures, and conventional treatment options in order to communicate effectively with patients and other healthcare practitioners, as well as make timely and appropriate referral for emergency conditions and conditions not readily treatable by Oriental medicine; Be able to practice integratively and collaboratively in a wide range of healthcare settings, including hospitals and multidisciplinary clinics, and to work safely and effectively with patients; Be able to describe basic... [-]

PhD

Doctor of Chiropractic

Campus Full time Part time 5 years September 2017 USA Seneca Falls + 1 more

The Doctor of Chiropractic degree program advances the Mission, Vision, and Values of New York Chiropractic College through its preparation of doctors of chiropractic who provide primary and collaborative care, [+]

Program Purpose The Doctor of Chiropractic degree program advances the Mission, Vision, and Values of New York Chiropractic College through its preparation of doctors of chiropractic who provide primary and collaborative care, and who place special emphasis on neuromusculoskeletal conditions and overall patient wellness. Program Goals To embody the principles of academic excellence and patient-centered care through the analysis of evidence, utilization of best practices and incorporation of patient values in clinical assessment, diagnosis, chiropractic technique, case management, and documentation. To exhibit and value integrity, compassion and ethical principles in alignment with chiropractic professional standards and consistent with the role of a healthcare provider while accepting responsibility for personal actions. To demonstrate effective leadership skills. To contribute positively to the chiropractic profession and broader community by utilizing knowledge and skills to assess critical issues, adapt to change, and communicate effectively with diverse populations. Facts About NYCC & Chiropractic Special emphasis given to the treatment of neuromusculoskeletal conditions Discover the science, art and philosophy of chiropractic Get one-on-one attention and mentoring from faculty members who are practicing doctors of chiropractic Prepare for a successful career with education focusing on practice development along with in-depth chiropractic study Become part of one of the fastest growing, highest-demand healthcare professions U.S. Dept. of Labor predicts that openings for doctors of chiropractic will grow faster than average for health-related occupations, as demand for complementary medicine increases Benefit from real-world experience with internships in an array of diverse healthcare environments We are helping to advance the... [-]