Newark has a total population of 28,547 and a student population of 28,560. Of these students, 7,294 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Newark, by student population, is Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington with credentials in medical transcription.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription in Newark in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical transcription schools in Newark was $2,816 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical transcription program in Newark.
After graduating with your credentials in medical transcription, if you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Newark, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 260 medical transcriptionists in Delaware. Of these medical transcriptionists, 110 were working in the greater Newark area. Newark's medical transcriptionist workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Newark is $38,530 per year, which is higher than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.
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