Effective Fall 2011, this program will be offered as Medical Office Administration/Medical Transcription.
Get your diploma now in Medical Transcription and build a thriving career! Job opportunities for medical transcriptionists are on the rise. Through training provided in this program, you will learn how to use digital transcription equipment to transcribe a variety of medical reports. As a trained medical transcriptionist, you can work in hospitals, physicians’ offices, clinics, government medical facilities, and home health agencies. Once you gain some experience, you may even work from your own home. Entry-level earnings range from $20,000 to $30,000. Credits can be earned through traditional, online, or hybrid classes. Start preparing today to become a medical language specialist who can turn physicians’ dictation into printed and electronic documents in an accurate and timely manner!
Credentials available: Diploma in Medical Transcription
Average Class Size: 20 - 25
Things to Consider: Graduates may increase their earning potential by passing a certification examination provided by the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI), formerly the American Association for Medical Transcription.
Medical Transcription (D25320)