36-5-8. Educational requirements for license.

Any person is eligible for licensure who has satisfactorily completed two years of preprofessional study in a liberal arts or science course at any college or university and who is a graduate of a chiropractic school approved by the board. The minimum requirements for licensure of any person graduating on or after January 1, 2011, is a baccalaureate degree in addition to a doctor of chiropractic degree. The baccalaureate degree may be granted by an accredited undergraduate program or by a chiropractic college or university that can offer a dual degree.

Source: SDC 1939, § 27.0506; SL 1939, ch 101, § 2; SDC Supp 1960, § 27.0502; SL 1967, ch 95; SL 1975, ch 232, § 5; SL 1993, ch 274, § 1; SL 2007, ch 211, § 1; SL 2020, ch 168, § 3; SL 2021, ch 173, § 11.