Studying Chiropractic in New Zealand

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Your career in chiropractic A guide for international students

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Contents Welcome .................................................................................. 4 A world-class academic programme............................... 6 Our aims................................................................................ 8 Introducing chiropractic.......................................................10 Starting your journey............................................................. 11 Student life.............................................................................. 15 Discover New Zealand.........................................................16 Becoming practice ready....................................................18 Chiropractic abroad.............................................................20 Leading chiropractic research........................................... 23 Taking your degree to the world.......................................24 Living in Auckland................................................................26 Getting ready to apply........................................................ 27

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Welcome There has never been a more important time in healthcare. As more people seek to understand the true nature of human health and wellbeing, demand for natural, evidence-based healthcare services, like chiropractic, is higher than ever. Since 1994, the New Zealand College of Chiropractic has been educating and graduating highly skilled chiropractors, who are well-grounded in the foundational practice and principles of the philosophy, art and science of chiropractic. Our richly diverse student and college community, combined with an approach to learning that is centred around student wellbeing, provides an educational experience that sets us apart. We offer the highest standards of hands-on learning and enjoy an international reputation for producing sought-after graduates, who have mastered the skills in the practice and communication of chiropractic that lay the foundation for them to become one of the world’s best chiropractors. Our students enjoy a wide variety of educational and leadership opportunities within the College. Our world class faculty, and diverse campus life, provide the perfect training ground for the next generation of chiropractic leaders. The College attracts students from all around the world and our international students at add to the richly diverse student community. Our welcoming spirit, and our inclusive approach to supporting your educational journey, will make you feel right at home.

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If helping people to express greater health and wellbeing as well as contributing to the changing face of healthcare inspires you, then the New Zealand College of Chiropractic is for you. We look forward to welcoming you to our chiropractic family. Dr Kelly Holt, President


Why study chiropractic with us Vision A world of people expressing optimal potential.

Mission

Make a difference Learn how to make a profound difference to people's health and wellbeing through the guidance of experienced mentors.

Educating great people to become the world’s best chiropractors.

Values Gratitude, Integrity, Vision, Excellence, Love and Respect

Hands-on experience Technique classes begin day one leading to caring for and adjusting real people in our public Chiropractic Centre.

A new level of excellence The College is known for its groundbreaking approach to learning. As a student, you will be guided and supported throughout the practical component so that you graduate 'practice-ready' as one of the world's best chiropractors.

Internationally recognised Graduating Hands, Hearts and Minds Find out how we’re educating great people to become the world’s best chiropractors.

A world-renowned chiropractic programme, providing the opportunity to practise and change lives around the world.

Career options Campus Tour Join students Chad and Aryane on a tour of our College.

The College’s international reputation means our students are highly sought-after with over 90% of our graduates working in the profession within six months of graduation.


A world-class academic programme The College attracts students from all over the world who are looking for a balanced academic and practical programme in an innovative and supportive learning environment. Our curriculum is informed by the same vitalistic understanding that chiropractic has of the body's ability to self-regulate, self-organise and self-heal.

Gearing up Before studying at the New Zealand College of Chiropractic, students may complete approved foundation study in basic health science courses at university level. Everything students are taught at the College builds on this foundational knowledge. See page 11 for recommended foundation programmes.

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Getting started On completion of the foundation studies, the next two years at the College focus on gaining an understanding of the philosophy of chiropractic and chiropractic communication alongside the practical skills required to become an excellent adjuster. The curriculum covers a wide range of well-established chiropractic techniques and the coursework expands on prerequisite scientific understanding of how the body works and what happens if it doesn’t.

Finishing strong The final two years are focussed on professional practice. Students learn the ins and outs of running a chiropractic business, they build their own client base and transform the lives of local communities. It’s during this time that students put the philosophy, art and science of chiropractic into practice.

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Complete approved basic health science courses at the College or an approved provider.

Build on foundational knowledge and get hands-on experience to develop your technique.


New Zealand College of Chiropractic Pillars of Learning

Philosophy (the 'Why') We take a vitalistic approach to chiropractic. We acknowledge the body’s innate ability to heal itself and chiropractic’s role in helping people express optimal health and wellbeing.

Art (the 'How') We teach a wide range of techniques and students get to develop their skills from day one with the guidance of the College's world-class faculty.

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Science (the 'What')

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Our curriculum is continually updated to include the latest scientific evidence, developments in technology and approaches to teaching and learning.

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World-class teachers

Boutique learning environment

The College boasts a wide variety of lecturers and mentors, from New Zealand and around the world. They are renowned and hold advanced degrees in a range of science fields as well as having many years of chiropractic practice experience.

Much like New Zealand itself, the College is small and proud of it, with a capped intake of students each year. It is because of this great student-to-lecturer ratio that every student is guaranteed to get the best learning experience possible.

An evidence-informed curriculum Our curriculum is regularly revised and informed by the latest chiropractic research and technique developments. Our interactive learner experience combines the principles of chiropractic with these developments to deliver a world-class curriculum.

“The New Zealand College of Chiropractic has the highest practical experience requirements of any chiropractic college in the world, because we want our graduates to be able to walk into any practice and be a successful chiropractor.” Dr Marina Fox, Vice President Academics

Innovation Dr Kathryn Allen talks about the anatomy screen.

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Build on your academic knowledge and your chiropractic practice skills.

Begin your internship in the Chiropractic Centre and develop practical, communication and business skills.

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Our aims To graduate competent, compassionate, caring leaders who reflect personally and professionally the values of the College and contribute to its ongoing development. To encourage graduates to be innovative, inspirational and committed to lifelong learning and the principles of chiropractic for a sustainable future. To offer a well-resourced, integrated, relevant, evidence-based curriculum, that prioritises public protection and care of the patient with the correction of vertebral subluxation as the primary chiropractic aim. To provide sustainable financial management that ensures a viable and prosperous College. To adhere to best management practice in our day-to-day operation and provide a working environment that fosters professional growth, development and fulfilment of our staff and faculty. To have a state-of-the-art facility that creates the optimum learning environment for faculty, students, staff and the profession. To promote the growth and development of the chiropractic profession through leading edge research that explores the principles of chiropractic. To be ethical and authentic in all decisions and actions that consider the greater good of our community, college and the profession. To participate and contribute to the local, global, and professional community through engagement, volunteerism and representation. To achieve the objectives of the Government for tertiary education. To care for our students to a standard that exceeds the expectation of our accrediting agencies.

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Demonstrate chiropractic excellence in all aspects of chiropractic care with an evidence-informed, public safety and patient care focus Are professional in everything they do

Eloquently communicate and

demonstrate the principles of chiropractic and contribute to the health of their communities

Have a high degree of emotional intelligence and resilience Commit to continuous personal and professional development Willingly collaborate to achieve the best outcomes

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Chiropractic helps people function at their best through the care of the spine and nervous system."

Introducing chiropractic Every function of your body is controlled and coordinated via vital messages between your brain and body. The spine houses and protects your spinal cord, which is part of this communication superhighway. Any distortion to the way the spine moves may lead to an interference in the brain-body connection, meaning your body is unable to function optimally. This is called a vertebral subluxation. Chiropractors are the only healthcare professionals specifically trained to locate, analyse and help to correct these vertebral subluxations, restoring this vital brain-body connection. This helps your body’s ability to adapt to the impact of daily stressors and move towards functioning at your best.

See health and wellbeing in a new light Discover chiropractic through the experiences of our graduates.

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Starting your journey

You do not need an undergraduate degree to study with us, however there are specific foundation requirements. These include completing five basic health science courses at an undergraduate level and three elective courses. These prerequisite courses are: • • • • •

Human Anatomy and Physiology (30 Credits) Biochemistry (15 Credits) Biophysics (15 Credits) Microbiology (15 Credits) Three elective courses (45 Credits)

All 120 credits of prerequisite study must meet NZQA level 5 standards or equivalent. If you have not completed university level study in basic health sciences, it is important that you first apply to the College for guidance and approval of where you can study foundation courses.

If you have completed tertiary study in the science field, we will assess whether these courses meet the foundation requirements for entry to the College and help you find appropriate courses if you need further study. Please send your transcript to our admissions team for guidance. There a number of universities in New Zealand that offer approved foundation programmes, with many of our international students choosing this pathway.

More information Our experienced Recruitment Team are here to help. Whether you're looking for advice on the best way to start your chiropractic journey, or have specific questions about your next steps, please get in touch. Phone: +64 9 526 6789 Email: enquiries@nzchiro.co.nz

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Become part of the family from day one The lecturers, staff and students at the New Zealand College of Chiropractic form a strong family, all working towards the same mission of graduating the world’s best chiropractors. You will become part of that supportive environment from day one. In your first week you will get to know your class at Orientation and get fully immersed into the College spirit at Life 101 Camp. You will challenge yourself, support each other, and form friendships that will carry through your next four years of study.

Camp 101 is fun, exciting and an awesome experience. You build strong connections and leave feeling even more motivated and inspired to be a part of an amazing profession surrounded by some of the best people you will meet.”

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Randall's Story

Meet Randall, a first-year student from Vancouver who was so keen to come to the College, she was willing to wait. A natural fit Randall has been adjusted herself since she was an infant and was exposed to a range of healthcare modalities growing up, which she says gave her a clear understanding of the path she wanted to follow. After high school, Randall did an undergraduate degree in kinesiology and began exploring career options and shadowing a number of professionals to get a feel for each profession. “I shadowed my own family chiropractor a number of times and through that started to see myself enjoying the lifestyle as well as the instant gratification I could offer to people as a chiropractor.” She researched a number of chiropractic schools in Canada and the west coast of the US before her family chiropractor suggested she attend the College's local information event, a suggestion that turned out to be a game-changer.

“I knew I was keen on the College's programme, but adding in the aspect of a new adventure and being able to travel was a big drawcard as well.”

Complementary cultures While she has experienced bouts of homesickness and has had to overcome some challenges with settling, Randall says she finds the College, her fellow students and Kiwis in general hugely supportive and welcoming. “Kiwis and Canadians are very similar, so it hasn’t been too much of a change there. Auckland is also very similar to the west coast of Canada, so there wasn’t really any culture shock per se.” Now that she’s settled, Randall has joined the World Congress of Chiropractic Students (WCCS) and is finding new opportunities to connect with others and further broaden her horizons. “Being open minded and jumping right into opportunities was a big thing I promised myself I was going to do by coming here; it’s all part of the adventure.”

In no rush to leave As well as learning the skills to become a great chiropractor, Randall plans to make the most of the fact she’s living on other the side of the world. “I want to see every inch of New Zealand as much as I can while I am here.” With three years of study ahead of her, Randall is excited to build her knowledge and skills and to use her internship years to put these into practice with a wide range of community members as she refines her future plans.

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Katie's Story

Meet Katie, a second year student from Okotoks, a small town south of Calgary, who has dreamed of being a chiropractor since she was 15. A clear vision Katie was a 15-year-old high school student when her father drove her to Calgary city to hear the College present its course to potential Canadian students - and she was instantly hooked. She sent in her application and, from that point, focussed her sights on doing what she needed to do to make her chiropractic dreams a reality, including selecting subjects in high school that would set her up well for her tertiary chapter, which she also hoped would allow her to explore new parts of the world. “I had never been to New Zealand but I had always had the idea that my University years would be a good time to get some travel in too, so having my chiropractic school of choice based in New Zealand allowed me to do both.”

Get stuck in! Since officially joining on campus, Katie has continued her passion for connecting and networking. “All the College events are great for meeting people, having fun, making connections, and networking with others in the profession.”

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Doing well together She says College community really has become her local family, with the College and students creating a strong support system for each other. “Even before I left Canada I had College staff helping with the administrative side of life in New Zealand. The College is so on to it with those sorts of things, you’re not left on your own.”

A world of opportunity Katie is excited to get stuck into her internship and Chiropractic Centre experience over the next two years. After that, she plans to sit her Canadian board exams, so that setting up a practice back at home is an option for her. She’s not planning to head straight back to Canada though, opting instead to stay in New Zealand for a couple more years to get some local practice as an associate and explore the country further.

“Coming to New Zealand has opened my mind to other options. My studies and connections here are opening up so many opportunities for me.” It’s this flexibility and balance which Katie says she really appreciates about the chiropractic profession and plans to fully leverage in the years to come. “I want to help people but enjoy myself as well.”


Student life Students are part of a tight-knit community at our College, with a vibrant student life to balance with their academic studies. There is lots happening outside of the lecture rooms that students can delve into. The Chiropractic Students’ Association (CSA) is the students’ voice, support network and organises lots of fun events throughout the year. Clubs, such as practical technique clubs, as well as research, chiropractic philosophy and communication, help students further explore their areas of interest. There are lots of opportunities for students to step up into leadership roles by becoming part of the CSA and Student Council, or being involved in the World Congress of Chiropractic Students (WCCS). For those into sports, students can keep fit at our campus gym and be involved with one of our many sports teams such as touch rugby, softball, hockey and volleyball. Relaxing and catching up on campus is easy in our cosy student lounge and meeting spaces.

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Discover New Zealand World-famous for its friendly people, spectacular landscape and relaxed lifestyle, New Zealand is an unbeatable place to live and study. The size of the UK or Japan but with a population of only 5 million people, New Zealand gives you room to breathe and the space to be yourself. New Zealand’s relaxed pace of life gives you the time to enjoy everything our vibrant modern cities have to offer. Enjoy live music, theatre, film, dance, free festivals or international sports fixtures, or hang out with your new friends at a cafe, restaurant or bar.

New adventures are around every corner in New Zealand while you’re studying here whether you enjoy high-adrenalin sports like bungy jumping, skydiving or jet boating, or prefer to get closer to nature by hiking or cycling. You’ll be able to experience our unique Māori culture and see native forests, snow-capped mountains, white sandy beaches, pictureperfect lakes and stunning fjords - in fact, nowhere in New Zealand is more than 128 kilometres (80 miles) from the sea so you are never far from stunning sandy beaches to enjoy.

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“To get out of the city is one of the best things you can do. New Zealand’s countryside is beautiful and there’s so much to see and do.”

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Becoming practice ready Our on-campus Chiropractic Centre is the largest in the southern hemisphere and provides a real-world experience for chiropractic interns completing the final two years of their degree. It’s here students take everything they have learned and put it into practice. During their time at the Centre, interns develop their technique, communication and business skills and are given the space to grow into a world-class chiropractor. From their first year at the College, students have the opportunity to be involved in the Centre by observing interns and mentors, helping out with community events and developing their communication skills.

Supported by experienced mentors The College’s chiropractic interns benefit from expert faculty members and chiropractors who bring real-life experience. Being exposed to an array of mentors allows individual students to connect with a wide range of people and experiences.

Every interaction in the Chiropractic Centre is viewed as a learning experience. To graduate, interns must complete a minimum of 500 visits during their time at the Centre, but usually go well above this number.

Taking chiropractic into the community Students also have the opportunity to be involved in regular community events in the Auckland region. These events give interns the opportunity to talk to the public about the benefits of chiropractic care and offer complimentary spine checks.

Practice member interactions Interns work with people from all stages of life, from newborn babies to the elderly and from those needing acute care to those looking to enhance their wellbeing.

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“Communication is an important skill any chiropractor should have and it’s something you can't only teach in a classroom. It’s because of these unique experiences that students graduate as eloquent communicators of chiropractic.” Dr Lisa Jian Course Coordinator, Chiropractic Practice


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Adam's Story

Meet Adam, a 35 year-old father of one from British Columbia, Canada in his final years at the New Zealand College of Chiropractic.

A home away from home

Adam and his wife had both spent time in New Zealand in their 20's and fell in love with the country, so when it came time to finding a school to support his chiropractic ambitions, it wasn’t a hard decision to make.

He says the College picked him up from the airport when he arrived in Auckland, connected him with alumni and offered tips on setting up.

Keeping it in the family Adam was first introduced to chiropractic when he met his now wife, whose father is a successful chiropractor in Canada. When he gave Adam a first-hand experience of the benefits of the practice, he was hooked. Convinced of his passion for serving others, Adam went on to study massage therapy and set up his own successful practice. After discussions with his wife about what they wanted their future to look like, he decided to re-train in chiropractic. “My wife and I looked to the future and agreed that, through chiropractic, I could better serve my clients from a well-being point of view.”

Back to student life Adam’s desire to come back to New Zealand, plus the prompt and friendly response he immediately got from the College when enquiring sealed the deal for him.

Adam describes being in New Zealand as a ‘home away from home’ and found it easy to settle in.

In the spirit of making New Zealand his new home, Adam researched the sports on offer locally and was happy to find his favourites were well catered for. “Sport is a great de-stressor for me, so I was pleased to know I could continue to play softball in the summer and ice hockey in the winter.”

Dad life versus student life During Adam’s third year at the College he and his wife welcomed their first child into the world. “I’m not going to lie, it’s a huge challenge studying full time and having a baby, but with the support of my wife and the flexibility of the College, it is possible.” Now in his final years at the College, Adam feels like everything is coming together.

“It is really exciting being so close to the graduation line and also very humbling.” He’s becoming practice-ready at the Chiropractic Centre on campus which helps put him into the mindset of being a chiropractic professional.

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Chiropractic abroad In your final year, students have the opportunity as interns to travel to the Cook Islands to take part in a week-long Chiropractic Abroad programme providing chiropractic care to the community of Rarotonga. This hands-on excursion forms part of the College’s wider community outreach and is a hugely rewarding opportunity that increases students' confidence, ability and passion for chiropractic. It’s also a chance for students to give back and continue to experience first-hand the difference chiropractic can make.

Chiropractic Abroad Watch how we're bringing chiropractic care to the Cook Islands.

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Student Experience An insight into the student experience.


Rarotonga is an incredible experience, providing chiropractic care to a community who otherwise have limited access to healthcare. It is really humbling to see how much of a difference you can make to so many people from so many backgrounds - it changes you as a person."

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Dylan and Victoria’s Story

Meet Dylan and Victoria, a couple from Ontario who’ve made New Zealand their home away from home while they follow their chiropractic dreams. A purpose and a plan Dylan and Victoria have always had a passion for helping people. They met whilst studying kinesiology and, after jointly committing to a career in chiropractic, began researching schools across the US and Canada together. Both struggled with the disconnect they discovered between their own personal values and the values of the colleges on offer, but, after being introduced to the College immediately connected with the Kiwi college’s vitalistic approach and applied to join.

Global impact from down under Now in their fourth and final year at the College, Dylan and Victoria are firmly part of the worldwide chiropractic movement and agree that being based in a small country on the other side of the world hasn’t stopped them from making a global impact on the chiropractic stage. After attending the World Congress of Chiropractic Students (WCCS) AGM in Brisbane in his first year, Dylan was nominated to be the organisation’s regional co-ordinator, joining the international executive team as the liaison

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between WCCS and each of the partner schools around Asia and the South Pacific. He held the position for a year and says he’s made priceless connections as a result. “I basically know chiropractors all around the world now and being able to network with them has allowed me to get different perspectives and have a better understanding of what chiropractic is like globally.” Victoria also played a leadership role within WCCS, acting as the College's representative in the organisation.

“We have made very different connections being here than we ever would have made if we had stayed in Canada." Stay and play Dylan and Victoria have been just as passionate about exploring New Zealand in their spare time as they have been about the chiropractic profession. This love for seeing the country’s sights is so strong, they’ve even decided to extend their stay. Both agree combining the opportunity to travel with the opportunity to continue your education is a great way to make the most out of time abroad and recommended other international students consider doing the same, both for the life experience and the important balance it offers.


Leading chiropractic research Our Centre for Chiropractic Research is a leading authority for chiropractic research. Our researchers, faculty and students are recognised world-wide for their contribution to chiropractic research. The Centre provides an opportunity for students to be involved in research as assistants or participants, and publish papers prior to graduation with guidance from the research team. Students who are interested in pursuing post-graduate study or a career in chiropractic research can base their studies at the Centre. Our researchers are not only involved in the Centre, but are also active in teaching parts of the academic programme. The curriculum is revised and improved every year to integrate the latest chiropractic research, so students can take an evidenceinformed approach to practice during their internship. To read more about our publications and current research projects, visit chiropractic.ac.nz/research

Chiropractic Research See how our research is strengthening our understanding of the science of chiropractic and shaping our academic programme.

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Taking your degree to the world Our graduates are in high demand and can be found practising in many countries around the globe. Our soon-to-be graduates are in an enviable position, and it isn’t unusual to have multiple job offers as you get close to graduation. Our accreditation from the New Zealand Qualifications Authority and the Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia means you are licensed to practise in New Zealand and Australia and you are eligible to take board exams to become registered in Canada, the UK and many states in the U.S.

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Some Scandinavian and European countries may require you to work with a principal chiropractor for the first year. Graduates are advised to research the requirements necessary to apply for registration with Chiropractic Registration Boards in the countries and states they consider other than New Zealand. In some cases additional courses or modules might be required for registration, and graduates will have to source and plan how to acquire those additional credits needed.

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Kurtis’s Story

Meet Kurtis, a College graduate who returned to his hometown of Edmonton, Canada after graduating to spread the College’s vitalistic approach to chiropractic across the world. Whether or not to return home to Canada after graduation was a tough decision, which he admits to having mixed feelings about. While the initial intention was always to return home, by his third year he had fallen in love with New Zealand and its people and even had local practices reaching out to him with job offers. However, during a Christmas visit back home, he saw the opportunity to use his skills and education to make a difference in his local community.

Taking chiropractic to the world Now back home and working as an established chiropractor at a local Edmonton practice, Kurtis says he feels driven to share as much of his learnings from New Zealand with the rest of the world as possible.

“I’m on a mission to create the same chiropractic community over here that I loved so much in New Zealand.”

“I felt a calling to spread the word to communities that needed it more.”

Preparing to practise in Canada Practising in Canada wasn’t as simple as hopping on a plane and accepting a local job. To be registered to practise in Canada, students must pass the Canadian Chiropractic Board Exams. They are tough tests, but the College’s academic programme prepares students well for them. Kurtis says students and teachers alike went out of their way to support Canadian students taking the Board exams. “From out-of-hours meetings, to student study groups, the College went above and beyond to support those of us preparing for the tests.” He believes the culture and sense of calm at the school helps students to feel less flustered going into the exams. “The people at the New Zealand College of Chiropractic go above and beyond to make sure everyone succeeds, which I think is amazing.” His advice to other Canadian students considering the move to New Zealand to study chiropractic is to “go to the New Zealand College of Chiropractic, have fun, work hard and have your life forever changed”.

He believes the College’s unique academic programme and approach to chiropractic warrants a worldwide movement and it was this belief that drove him to leave New Zealand.

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Living in Auckland Ranked one of the top global cities, Auckland has it all. When you’re not studying, check out Auckland’s cosmopolitan city centre or explore the surrounding coastline, forests or islands. In Auckland, you’ll find a city rich in diverse cultures, friendly people and a huge range of things to see and do. Enjoy the many beaches, coastal and bush walks, festivals, eateries and free local exhibitions and events that Auckland has to offer.

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The New Zealand College of Chiropractic is located in the Auckland suburb of Mt Wellington, only 15 minutes from the CBD. Getting round is easy with bus and train services near the campus. Situated in a residential area, most students live within walking distance or a short drive from the College.

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Ready to Apply? Start the application process: chiropractic.ac.nz/apply Application process

+64 9 393 9873 FAQ’s When can I start?

The first step is to complete and return an application form along with all supporting documents.

The Admissions Team will assess any previous tertiary study, then work with you to determine your foundation study pathway.

Unlike most colleges in the Northern Hemisphere, our College has one intake per year at the end of January. Classes run until November, with three breaks throughout the year. Applications are accepted throughout the year, and places are limited so we recommend applying early.

What are the tuition fees? Please refer to our website for current tuition fees. chiropractic.ac.nz/tuition-fees

Am I eligible for student funding? You will receive a Letter of Intent that formalises your interest in studying with the College and outlines your pathway. If you are completing your foundation study at AUT, you will be required to submit this letter as part of their application process.

It is possible for students from many countries to receive a student loan or financial aid to assist with the cost of tuition. For details on how this may apply to you, refer to information on our website chiropractic.ac.nz/international-students

What kind of Visa will I need?

To help us to get to know you better, you will be invited to an online interview, asked to write an essay on your current understanding of chiropractic.

Once you have successfully completed your foundation courses and met all admissions requirements, you will be considered for enrolment.

The College manages a competitive enrolment process. Applicants are expected to have performed well academically, and have a good understanding of chiropractic and how our guiding philosophy drives our vision of a world of people expressing optimal potential.

You will need to show proof of a valid student visa before you can start your studies with us. A student visa can be granted for up to four years. Students can work up to 20 hours per week during the academic year, and full-time during holiday periods. Full details and requirements, advice on rights to employment in New Zealand while studying, and reporting requirements are available on the Immigration New Zealand website – www.immigration.govt.nz

More information Our Admissions Team are happy to answer any questions you may have. Phone: +64 9 526 6789 Email: enquiries@nzchiro.co.nz Website: chiropractic.ac.nz

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Campus address 6 Harrison Road Mt Wellington Auckland 1060 New Zealand Postal address PO Box 113044 Newmarket Auckland 1149 New Zealand

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