About NYCC

Accreditation

Charter and Program Registration

New York Chiropractic College was granted an Absolute Charter by the New York State Board of Regents on behalf of the New York State Education Department of the University of the State of New York.

New York Chiropractic College's Doctor of Chiropractic degree program, the Master of Science degree programs in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, the Master of Science degree program in Diagnostic Imaging, the Master of Science degree program in Applied Clinical Nutrition, the Master of Science degree program in Clinical Anatomy, the Master of Science degree program in Human Anatomy and Physiology Instruction, and the Bachelor of Professional Studies degree program are registered by the New York State Education Department of the University of the State of New York.

New York State Education Department (NYSED)

Office of College and University Evaluation - www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue
Office of the Professions - www.op.nysed.gov

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Regional Accreditation

New York Chiropractic College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, (267) 284-5000. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Next scheduled evaluation site visit: 2016
Last Accredited: 2005
Continuously accredited since: 1985

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) - www.msche.org

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Professional Accreditation

Chiropractic

The Doctor of Chiropractic degree program at New York Chiropractic College is awarded programmatic accreditation by The Council on Chiropractic Education, 8049 North 85th Way, Scottsdale, AZ, 85258-4321, Phone: (480) 443-8877.

Next scheduled evaluation site visit: 2015
Last Reaccredited: 2007
Continuously accredited since: 1979

Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) - www.cce-usa.org

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

The Master of Science in Acupuncture and Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine programs of the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine of New York Chiropractic College are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. ACAOM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55347, (952) 212-2434; fax (952) 657-7068.

Next scheduled review: 2020
Last Reaccredited: 2013
Continuously accredited since: 2008

Accreditation Commission on Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) - www.acaom.org

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State Authorization

Online Programs

New York Chiropractic College makes every effort to assure that we have obtained the necessary approvals and/or waivers from all United States jurisdictions. However, regulations change frequently and requirements sometimes change without notice.

Students who have concerns with the College’s compliance with applicable standards and/or authorization to offer programs in any state or territory should contact that jurisdiction directly. Contact information for State Agencies and information on how to file complaints may be found – here.

Alaska

New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) Master of Science degree programs — Applied Clinical Nutrition and Human Anatomy and Physiology — are exempt from authorization requirements in Alaska under Alaska Statute 14.48 and Regulation 20 AAC 17.015(a)(8) because the programs are delivered via distance education and NYCC has not established a physical presence in the state.

Arkansas

New York Chiropractic College is currently not accepting applications from residents of Arkansas into the online Master of Science in Applied Clinical Nutrition and Master of Science of Human Anatomy and Physiology Instruction degree programs.

Maryland

"New York Chiropractic College is registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission and in compliance with the requirements of the Education Article, Title 11, Subtitle 2, Annotated Code."

For information regarding the student complaint process contact the MHEC at this Link.

Minnesota

"New York Chiropractic College is registered as a Private Institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions."

Texas

New York Chiropractic College is not regulated under Chapter 132 of the Texas Education Code

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Graduation Rates

Chiropractic

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Master of Science in Applied Clinical Nutrition

Master of Science in Human Anatomy & Physiology Instruction

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Loan Default Rates

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