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 67 147 No
Alaska Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric surgical residency N/A $200 2 25 Yes N/A Yes
(temporary permits)
0 No 8 32 Yes
Arizona I, II and III Oral (jurisprudence - written) 1 year - podiatric residency 90 days prior to exam $450 1 25 Yes No No 3 Yes 126 420 Yes
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 No
California Passing Scores None (NBPME Part III) 2 years 60 days prior to exams $900 2 25
(50 / renewal period)
Yes No Yes 3 Yes 1000 2579 Yes
Colorado Passing Scores Vary with Each Exam None 1 year 30 days prior to exams $50 1
(renewal fee - $264)
N/A
(continuing competency program - Board Rule 150)
Yes N/A
(responsibility of individual residency program)
Yes 4 Yes 112 236 Yes
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 90 days before exam $900 2 16
(32 / 2 years)
Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 40 104 Yes
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 20
(40 / 2 years)
Yes No No 5 Yes 765 1787 Yes
Georgia Yes Part III 1 year - podiatric residency N/A See APMLE.com website 2 50 Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 225 547 Yes
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 Yes
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 73 Yes
Illinois Passing Scores Part III Required (7/1/1992 and forward) 40 days prior to exam in June $1,034 2 50
(renewal January 31 / odd years)
Yes N/A Yes 5 Yes 639 1127
(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 421 Yes
Iowa Part I & II - Passing Scores None - Part III Residency approved by Council on Podiatric Medical Education None N/A 2 20
(40 / 2 years)
Yes N/A Yes 5 Yes 153 243 Yes
Kansas Yes N/A 1 year N/A N/A 1
(annual)
18
(54 / 3 years)
Yes No Yes 1 N/A N/A 150 Yes
Kentucky I, II, III Jurisprudence & Ethics None 40-day waiting period $250 1
(renewal - annual)
20
(1.5 hrs KASPER)
Yes Yes No 4 Yes 94 204 Yes
Louisiana Passing Scores None 1 Year Internship N/A N/A 1 20 Yes N/A N/A 0 No 60 173 Yes
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 Yes
Maryland Passing Scores Jurisprudence 1 year - podiatric residency None $1,050 (January) / $850 (July) -- ($50 application fee) 2 25
(50 biennually - specific dates)
Yes No Yes
(limited license)
5 Yes N/A 429 Yes
Massachusetts Passing Scores Jurisprudence Exam 1 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to exams in Jun and Dec. $490 1 15
(30 / 2 years)
Yes No N/A 3 Yes 310 544 Yes
Michigan Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency or precep. 60 days prior to exam $900 3 50
(150 / 3 years - 75 hours of Category I)
Yes No Yes
(limited license is required to complete residency or preceptorship)
5 Yes 443 798 Yes
Minnesota Passing Scores on Part I & II Jurisprudence Exam Successful completion of an approved residency or preceptorship None $600 appl. fee 2 20
(40 / 2 years)
No N/A N/A 5 Yes N/A 250 Yes
Mississippi Passing Scores None 1 year N/A N/A 1 40 No N/A No 0 No N/A 96 Yes
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 Yes
(temporary license)
4 Yes N/A 356 Yes
Montana Passing Scores None 1 year - podiatric residency None $500 (application fee) 2 0 Yes N/A N/A 1 No 27 57 Yes
Nebraska Passing Scores Part III 1 year N/A 131 2
(licenses expire on April even years)
24
(48 in the 24 months preceding the April 1 expiration date)
Yes No No 3 Yes N/A 105 Yes
Nevada Passing Scores Part III Minimum 1 year - APMA approved podiatric residency None N/A 1 25
(50 / 2 years)
Yes No Yes
(provisional license - 1 year - not renewable)
4 Yes 63 147 Yes
New Hampshire Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency None N/A 2 20
(40 / 2 years)
No No No 4 Yes 51 100 No
New Jersey Passing Scores None 1 year - podiatric residency None $325 App. Fee 2 0 No No No 1 No N/A 638 Yes
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 Yes
North Carolina Passing Scores Part III / Oral / Practical Exams / Written Practice & Ethics 1 year - podiatric residency 8 weeks prior to November Exam $350 1 25
(must include 1 hour of controlled substances (opiod) training)
Yes No Yes
(clinical residencies only)
3 Yes 167 400 Yes
North Dakota Passing Scores Passing National Board Scores/State Exam 3 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to exam or personal appearance $300.00 Application Fee 1 20
(60 / 3 years)
Yes No Yes 4 Yes 15 42 No
Ohio Passing Scores Part I, II & III 1 year See www.apmle.com See www.apmle.com 2 100 Yes N/A N/A 1 No N/A
(Unknown)
871 Yes
Oklahoma Passing Scores Jurisprudence/Oral Exam 1 year - podiatric residency or precep. $200 2
($150)
30
(60 / 2 years - 30 in state)
Yes N/A Yes 5 Yes 73 123 Yes
Oregon Yes (Parts I & II) Part III for some applicants 1 year - podiatric residency None N/A 2
(every odd year)
30
(60 / 2 years)
Yes N/A N/A 1 No 66 173 Yes
Pennsylvania Passing Scores Part III None 60 days prior to exam PA Application $30, Part III Exam $900 2 25
(50 / 2 years)
Yes Yes No 4 Yes 810 1629
(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 No
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 Yes
South Carolina Passing Scores SC Board Exam 1 year 90 prior to June and Dec. exams $500 2 12 No N/A N/A 4 Yes 48 180 Yes
South Dakota Passing Scores None 1 year - podiatric residency None $500 (application fee) 1 15
(30 / 2 years)
Yes N/A N/A 4 Yes 19 61 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 Yes
Texas Passing Scores Jurisprudence 1 year - podiatric residency 60 days prior to exam date $250 1 25 Yes No Yes 6 Yes 463 1100 Yes
Utah Passing Scores Part III 2 year - podiatric residency 30 days prior to June and Dec. exams $480 2 20 Yes Yes No
(After 2 year Residency, qualify for full licensure)
4 Yes 75 231 Yes
Vermont Passing Scores Part III 1 year - podiatric residency None $190 2 0 Yes N/A Yes
(training resident license)
1 No 33 33 Yes
Virginia Passing Scores No 1 year N/A N/A 1
(12 months)
30
(60 / 2 years)
Yes No Yes 1 No N/A 523 Yes
Washington Yes (Parts I & II) Part III 1 year - post graduate training None $0 1 25
(50 / 2 years)
Yes No Yes
(limited)
4 Yes 183 334 Yes
West Virginia Passing Scores N/A 1 year - podiatric residency 60 days prior to exam N/A 2 25
(50 / 2 years)
Yes N/A N/A 2 No 40 119 Yes
Wisconsin Passing Scores Jurisprudence 2 years (1 year if completed by 6/1/2016) 30 days prior to June and Dec. exams $900 (NBPME Part III); $75 (State Law Exam); $15 (Contract Exam) 2 25
(50 / 2 years)
Yes N/A Yes
(temporary educational license)
3 Yes
(Affiliated with Medical Examination Board)
167 462
(active in-state / 862 total active)
Yes
Wyoming Passing Scores Parts I, II & III Jurisprudence Exam Completion of residency program approved by CPME. N/A $800 1 20
(40 / 2 years)
Yes N/A N/A 3 Yes 6 36 Yes

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.