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In the Questions and Answers section of The Journal for the April 14 issue (208:368), the answer under "Qualifications of Chiropodists and Podiatrists" stated that the five schools of podiatry are not accredited by the National Commission on Accrediting. Notification has been received that "The accrediting agency for the colleges of podiatry is the Council on Education of the American Podiatry Association. That Council is officially recognized by both the US Office of Education and the National Commission on Accrediting."
Schools of Podiatry Accredited. JAMA. 1969;209(3):424. doi:10.1001/jama.1969.03160160060036