With an overall population of 33,938 and a student population of 11,158, approximately 8,276 of Prescott students attend one of Prescott's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Prescott, by student population, is Yavapai College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at Yavapai College.
Tuition in 2009 at Prescott's medical transcription schools was $9,312 per year for instate students and $15,982 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical transcription program in Prescott. And if you live on campus at one of the Prescott-based medical transcription schools, you will have an added expense of $5,020 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,292.
After graduating with your credentials in medical transcription, if you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Prescott, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of medical transcriptionists in Prescott will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.