Compendium

The Compendium displays valuable podiatric information for each FPMB Member Board and enables side-by-side comparisons. The compendium can be customized to show or hide specific rows and columns by clicking the "Customize the Compendium" button on the right.

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Member Board National Board State Exam Post Graduate Training Application Deadline Exam Fees Duration of License Fees (years) Continuing Education Requirements (hours per year) Part III Exam Required (licensure) Part III Exam Required (residency) Temporary Resident License Offered Number of DPMs on Board Separate Board APMA Membership Number Registered In State Disciplinary Actions on Web Site
Alabama Passing Scores Alabama Law Exam CPME Residency June and December $100 1 12 Yes No No 7 Yes 67 156 N/A
Alaska Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric surgical residency N/A $200 2 25 No N/A Yes (Temporary Permits) 0 No 8 26 N/A
Arizona I, II and III Oral 1 year - podiatric residency 90 days prior to exam $450 1 25 Yes No No 3 Yes 126 0 N/A
Arkansas Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency None; available year-round $200 1 15 No N/A N/A 3 Yes 40 40 N/A
California Passing Scores None (NBPME Part III) 2 years 60 days prior to exams $900 2 50 / Renewal Yes No Yes 3 Yes 1000 2579 N/A
Colorado Passing Scores Vary with Each Exam Part III 1 year 30 days prior to exams $50 1 14 Yes Responsibility of Individual Residency Program No 4 Yes 112 173 N/A
Connecticut Passing Scores Part III None N/A N/A 1 0 Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 224 304 Yes
Delaware Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency or preceptorship 90 days before exam $900 2 32 / 2 years Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 40 82 N/A
District of Columbia Part I, II & III N/A CPME Residency N/A N/A 2 25 Yes N/A N/A 2 No 49 137 Yes
Florida Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency N/A $200 2 40 / 2 years Yes N/A N/A 5 Yes 765 1787 N/A
Georgia N/A Written Exam 1 year - podiatric residency 12/3/07; 1/15-1/16, 08; 5/30/08; 7/8-7/9, 08 $195 2 50 Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 225 502 N/A
Hawaii Passing Scores Part III None 60 days prior to June and Dec Exams $440 2 40 Yes No No 0 No N/A 67 N/A
Idaho Yes No - if passed Part III Yes Not Applicable Application and original license: $600; Renewal fee: $500 1 12 Yes No No 4 Yes 33 82 N/A
Illinois Passing Scores Part III Required (7/1/1992 and forward) 40 days prior to exam in June $1,024 2 100 / renewal (January 31 / odd years) Yes N/A N/A 5 Yes 639 1,167 (active) Yes
Indiana Passing Scores NBPME Part III 12 month - podiatric residency 60 days prior to exam in June and Dec. $900 exam fee ; $150 application fee 2 15 (30 hours needed in order to renew license) Yes N/A N/A 4 Yes N/A 385 N/A
Iowa Part I & II - Passing Scores None - Part III Residency approved by Council on Podiatric Medical Education None N/A 2 40 / 2 years Yes N/A Yes 5 Yes 153 246 N/A
Kansas Yes N/A 1 year N/A N/A Annual 54 / 3 years Yes No Yes 1 N/A N/A 145 N/A
Kentucky I, II, III Jurisprudence None 40-day waiting period $250 Renewal-Annual 20 Yes Yes No 4 Yes 94 171 N/A
Louisiana Passing Scores None 1 Year Internship N/A N/A 1 20 Yes N/A N/A 0 No 60 173 N/A
Maine Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency 90 days prior to exams in June and Dec. $900 1 25 Yes N/A N/A 4 Yes 46 83 N/A
Maryland Passing Scores Jurisprudence 1 year - podiatric residency None $1,050 (January) / $850 (July) 2 25 Yes No Yes (Limited License) 5 Yes 536 440 N/A
Massachusetts Passing Scores Jurisprudence Exam 1 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to exams in Jun and Dec. $490 1 25 Yes No N/A 3 Yes 310 600 N/A
Michigan Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency or precep. 60 days prior to exam $900 3 150 / 3 years (at least 75 hours of Category I) Yes No Limited license is required to complete residency or preceptorship 5 Yes 443 798 N/A
Minnesota Passing Scores on Part I & II Jurisprudence Exam 1 year CPME approved residency or preceptorship None $600 appl. fee 2 30 / 2 years No N/A N/A 5 Yes N/A 205 N/A
Mississippi Passing Scores None 1 year N/A N/A 1 40 No N/A 0 0 No N/A 96 N/A
Missouri I, II & III Missouri Law 1 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to exams in June and Dec. $375 2 12 (plus additional 13 hours if ankle certified) Yes N/A Temporary License 4 Yes N/A 356 N/A
Montana Passing Scores None 1 year - podiatric residency None $325 (application fee) 2 0 No N/A N/A 1 No 27 57 N/A
Nebraska Passing Scores Part III 1 year N/A 131 Licenses expire on April 1 even years 48 (in the 24 months preceding the April 1 expiration date) Yes No No 3 Yes N/A 105 N/A
Nevada Passing Scores Part III Minimum 1 year - APMA approved podiatric residency None N/A 1 50 / 2 years Yes No No 4 Yes 63 126 N/A
New Hampshire Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency None N/A 2 40 (every two years) No No No 4 Yes 51 100 N/A
New Jersey Passing Scores None 1 year - podiatric residency None $325 App. Fee 2 0 No No No 1 No N/A 638 N/A
New Mexico Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency 45 days prior to exams $325 1 14 Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 48 43 Yes
New York Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency 60 days prior to exams $345 3 16.8 Yes No Yes (Limited Residency Permits) 9 Yes 1204 2448 N/A
North Carolina Passing Scores Part III / Oral / Practical Exams / Written Practice & Ethics 1 year - podiatric residency 8 weeks prior to May Exam $350 1 25 Yes N/A Yes 3 Yes 167 363 Yes
North Dakota Passing Scores Passing National Board Scores/State Exam 1 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to exam $300.00 Application Fee 1 60 credits within 3 years Yes N/A N/A 4 Yes 15 37 N/A
Ohio Passing Scores Part III None 3/27/98, for June; 9/25/98, for Dec. exams $385 2 100 Yes N/A N/A 1 No 589 600 N/A
Oklahoma Passing Scores Written/ Oral Exam 1 year - podiatric residency or precep. $200 $75 (1 year) 30 per year (15 in state) No N/A N/A 5 Yes 73 122 N/A
Oregon Yes (Parts I & II) Part III for some applicants 1 year - podiatric residency None N/A 2, every odd year 60 / 2 years Yes N/A N/A 1 No 66 173 N/A
Pennsylvania Passing Scores Part III None 60 days prior to exam PA Application $30, Part III Exam $900 2 50 / 2 years Yes Yes No 4 Yes 810 1,612 (active or active-retired) Yes
Puerto Rico Passing Scores Written Exam None 30 days prior to exam $75 3 30 No N/A N/A 3 Yes 18 59 N/A
Rhode Island Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency No Deadline Determined by NBPME 2 15 Yes N/A Yes (limited) 4 Yes 76 101 N/A
South Carolina Passing Scores SC Board Exam 1 year 90 prior to June and Dec. exams $500 2 12 N/A N/A N/A 4 Yes 48 180 N/A
South Dakota Passing Scores None 1 year - podiatric residency None $500 (application fee) 1 20 Yes N/A N/A 4 Yes 19 20 Yes
Tennessee Passing Scores Jurisprudence One-Year Residency 60 days prior to June and Dec. exams App. Fee - $450, Part III - $900 2 15 Yes No No 4 Yes 90 230 N/A
Texas Passing Scores Jurisprudence 1 year - podiatric residency 60 days prior to exam date $289 1 30 / 2 years Yes N/A N/A 6 Yes 463 878 N/A
Utah Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to June and Dec. exams $480 2 20 Yes N/A N/A 4 Yes 75 198 N/A
Vermont Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency None $190 2 0 Yes N/A N/A 1 No 33 27 N/A
Virginia Passing Scores No 1 year N/A N/A 12 Months 60 / 2 years Yes No Yes 1 No N/A 345 N/A
Washington Yes (Parts I & II) Part III 1 year - post graduate training None $0 1 50 / 2 years No No Yes (Limited) 4 Yes 183 324 N/A
West Virginia Passing Scores N/A 1 year - podiatric residency 60 days prior to exam N/A 2 50 / 2 years Yes N/A N/A 2 No 40 116 Yes
Wisconsin Passing Scores Jurisprudence 1 year 30 days prior to June and Dec. exams $900 (NBPME Part III); $75 (State Law Exam); $15 (Contract Exam) 2 50 / 2 years Yes N/A Temporary Educational License 3 Affiliated with, but separate from, Medical Examination Board 167 400 Licensed Yes
Wyoming Passing Scores Parts I, II & III Oral Examination Completion of residency program approved by CPME. Thirty (30) days prior to June examination $800 1 40 (forty) hours every two years Yes – Part III of National Boards N/A N/A 3 Yes 6 27 N/A

DISCLAIMER: Member Board information is reported voluntarily by Member Boards regulating the practice of podiatric medicine. Therefore, the Federation of Podiatric Medical Boards makes no guarantee or warranties on its accuracy and does not assume responsibility for errors or omissions. For more specific information, the appropriate state agency should always be consulted.