The pre-medical concentration is appropriate for students desiring a career in podiatry. However to ensure you have completed all pre-requisites for your school of choice, the school’s individual criteria should be checked carefully.
For an excellent description of this career visit www.explorehealthcareers.org
A student wishing to apply to a podiatric school will take the MCAT (Medical Colleges Admission Test) and apply through AACPMAS (American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine’s electronic Application Service).
Most podiatric schools require a letter of recommendation from a Podiatric physician.
- American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine: www.aacpm.org
- American Podiatric Medical Association: www.apma.org
- MCAT information: https://www.aamc.org/students/applying/mcat/
- AACPMAS information: www.e-aacpmas.org