Parker University Vision and Mission


Parker University, rich in its chiropractic tradition, strives to be the leading health and wellness education resource in the world.


Parker University, built upon the legacy of its flagship Doctor of Chiropractic program, has established itself as a leading comprehensive institution. Parker University provides students, patients, and wellness professionals with the knowledge and healthcare experiences to realize their full potential through a dedicated focus on education, research, and service.

Empowering Education

Parker University equips its graduates in health sciences, technology, business, and education communities to establish trends in health and wellness through its certificate, associates, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees. Parker University provides an innovative, learning centered experience for students through a comprehensive curriculum, highly respected faculty, and family-oriented campus environment.


Parker University seeks to build a culture of research aimed at generating new information and knowledge, enhancing student learning experiences, and improving institutional effectiveness. The institution supports campus and external research initiatives, promotes collaborative efforts, and communicates the results of discovery to those we serve.

Leadership Through Service

For knowledge beyond the degree, Parker University offers opportunities for continual education and peer networking, affording industry professionals’ exposure to renowned leaders in their fields and the latest developments and advancements in our profession. These opportunities provide our graduates with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to impact their communities and flourish in their respective careers.

Mission of the College of Chiropractic

Mission of the Doctor of Chiropractic Program is to educate individuals in chiropractic wellness to be leaders in education, research, and service as primary care physicians and gatekeepers for direct access to the health delivery system.

Mission of the College of Business and Technology

The College of Business and Technology (CBT) provides high quality innovative online undergraduate and graduate degrees in business, technology, and health care management for students to succeed in an information-driven global community.

Mission of the College of Health Sciences

The College of Health Sciences is to provide an exceptional educational experience and superior clinical preparation for students seeking careers in the Health Science field. This mission is accomplished through our dedication to excellence in learning and teaching, scholarship, research, leadership, clinical knowledge and service to the community. Our programs of study emphasize professional integrity, critical thinking, problem solving, and promotion of health and wellness.