College of Podiatric Medicine
6000 Rockside Woods Blvd.
Independence
216-231-3300 or 800-238-7903
podiatry@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/cpm


Description

The mission of the College of Podiatric Medicine is to educate students to be highly competent doctors of podiatric medicine who will excel in residency training.

Formerly the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, Kent State's College of Podiatric Medicine is one of nine accredited podiatry colleges in the United States and is a four-year, graduate-level medical college, granting the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree. Founded in 1916 as the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, the college has graduated more than 6,000 podiatrists who have made outstanding contributions to the field and study of podiatric medicine. The college has regional and national affiliations with more than 50 hospitals and more than 300 private practitioners nationwide that provide externship training to podiatry students. Currently, the college maintains an average four-year school enrollment of 425 students and typically graduates 85-100 podiatrists a year.

The College of Podiatric Medicine is accredited by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education. Accreditation.