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Health & Medicine Profile


College of Chiropractic

College of Heath Sciences

Doctor of Chiropractic
As one of North America’s top chiropractic universities, Logan University offers students a demanding science-based curriculum taught by highly qualified faculty in state-of-the-art educational and learning facilities. Through an innovative, outcome-based academic curriculum that emphasizes evidence-informed care, diverse clinical immersion opportunities, emerging technology, and proven practices, Logan University graduates are well trained, confident, and better prepared for the future.

Innovative clinical education continues to be a hallmark of Logan’s education, with hands-on learning in real-world settings. Students are provided with the knowledge, tools, and experiences to successfully transition from classroom to clinic. Logan’s Assessment Center offers monitored exam rooms for faculty observation, formative feedback, and sharing best practices for improved outcomes. Hands-on internship programs give Logan student interns exposure to a diverse patient population and complex clinical cases. Opportunities are available at organizations that allow students to step outside the traditional classroom and into environments where they can treat a variety of individuals, including veterans, the physically disabled, and NCAA Division I athletes.

Doctorate in Health Professions Education
Logan University’s online Doctorate of Health Professions Education program is designed to provide health professionals the tools necessary to be successful educators in their chosen health profession. Course work is designed to provide practical knowledge and skills in the areas of curriculum development, design and assessment, academic leadership, education technology, statistics, and research.

Master of Science in Health Informatics
Logan University offers an online Master of Science in Health Informatics. Health informatics is a rapidly changing field where its professionals advance the use of information in health care, ultimately improving all levels of patient care. Business and technology intersect with health care in this field. Graduates find careers in places such as hospitals, clinics, insurance organizations, academia, research, vendor companies, and consulting firms.

Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance
Logan’s online Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance program prepares students to address challenges through comprehensive diet and health analysis and evidence-based nutritional and lifestyle recommendations. Graduates gain advanced knowledge of nutrition and human performance through the holistic integration of metabolic processes, health promotion, and wellness, as well as a solid foundation of research methodologies used in nutrition.

Master of Science in Sports Science and Rehabilitation
Advanced training is essential for professionals planning to work with athletes. The Master of Science Degree in Sports Science and Rehabilitation provides graduates with advanced training to evaluate, treat, and rehabilitate acute and chronic pain and succeed in performance management in order to maximize human performance. Students obtain this degree online and complete a clinical internship for an in-person experience to meet each student’s unique needs.

Chesterfield, Missouri
Logan University is located in Chesterfield, Missouri, a western suburb of St. Louis. Chesterfield enjoys the best of both worlds: the safety and tranquility of a suburb with the excitement and activity of a larger city. Off campus, students enjoy the vibrant arts and music of Chesterfield along with top-rated schools, beautiful parks, and a large variety of shopping venues and restaurants. St. Louis–area attractions such as professional sports teams, the St. Louis Zoo, the Gateway Arch, and Forest Park are all within a 30-minute drive.

Value
Logan University maintains affordable tuition for all programs. When students graduate, they leave not only with an outstanding education but also with smaller student loans.

AT A GLANCE

About Logan
• Established in 1935
• 1,000 students
• 112-acre campus in Chesterfield, Missouri, a western suburb of St. Louis

Student Life
• Average student age: 27 years old
• More than 20 clubs and organizations
• Gymnasium; recreational fields; tennis, basketball, and sand volleyball courts; 18-hole disc golf course

Degree Programs
• Doctor of Chiropractic
• Doctorate in Health Professions Education (online)
• Master of Science in Health Informatics (online)
• Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance (online)
• Master of Science in Sports Science and Rehabilitation (online)

Why chiropractic?
As a career the field of chiropractic provides a great quality of life. According to the Chiropractic Economics 2016 Salary and Expense survey, Doctors of Chiropractic spend an average of 34 hours per week engaged in patient care, and the average total compensation for a DC is just over $147,000. In addition, over 60% of all chiropractors are self-employed.

The future of chiropractic is bright. Employment of chiropractors is projected to grow 17% from 2014–2024, faster than the average for all occupations.
— Bureau of Labor Statistics,US Department of Labor

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