Approximately one thousand applicants apply to podiatric medical school each academic year.
First year enrollment totals range from 500-600 per year.
For the 2017-18 academic year, 883 individuals applied to at least one of the nine podiatric medical schools. A total of 618 first year students entered into study in the fall of 2018. Women made up 387 (43%) of the applicants and 250 (40%) of matriculating students in 2018.
Underrepresented minority student populations are expected to increase well into the future.