Master of Science in Diagnostic Imaging

Northeast students analyzing an x-ray image

Program Purpose

The residency is a three-year, full-time program devoted to the discipline of chiropractic radiology and includes academic, clinical, and scholarly components. The program leads to a Master of Science degree in Diagnostic Imaging and qualifies successful candidates to sit for the examinations leading to the professional certification “Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology” (D.A.C.B.R.)

Program Description

The program is rigorous and residents are selected on a competitive basis for limited openings. Applicants are chosen based upon a written examination, oral practical examinations, and an interview with the residency selection committee. Resident duties include teaching in laboratories and lectures of various radiology courses, didactic and film interpretation tutorial sessions, clinical rotations in outpatient clinics, and rotations through outside imaging centers. Additionally, residents are responsible for the design and completion of a master’s thesis.

Position Requirements:

  • Candidates must apply by submitting an application to the Human Resources Department.
  • Applicants must have at least one radiology course with a GPA of at least 3.0, with no grade lower than a "C" in any radiology course.
  • It is recommended that the candidate have at least a 3.0 overall chiropractic college GPA.
  • Applicants must hold a Doctor of Chiropractic degree and have successfully completed all National Board examinations.
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution of higher learning.

Residents are paid a competitive salary, are eligible to participate in Northeast's benefits package, and also may qualify for postdoctoral grants with certain funding agencies.

Interested individuals should contact the Director of the M.S.D.I. program for an application:

Chad D. Warshel, D.C., M.S., D.A.C.B.R.
Northeast College of Health Sciences
2360 State Route 89
Seneca Falls, NY 13148