Approximately one thousand applicants apply to podiatric medical school each academic year.
First year enrollment totals range from 500-600 per year.
For the 2015-16 academic year, 1194 individuals applied to at least one of the nine podiatric medical schools. A total of 674 first year students entered into study in the fall of 2015. Women made up 467 (39%) of the applicants and 275 (41%) of matriculating students in 2015.
Underrepresented minority student populations are expected to increase well into the future.