In Maryland an estimated 1 students graduate from medical transcription schools every year. Maryland has 1 medical transcription schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying medical transcription. Yearly tuition at medical transcription schools in Maryland for a certificate in medical transcription is $15,355 per year.
Maryland's largest medical transcription school, which is located in Hagerstown, is Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus. Approximately 1 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate from Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus in 2009, which was 100% of the total state medical transcription graduates for that year. In 2009, tuition at Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus, was approximately $15,355 per year.
A majority of medical transcription graduates choose to work as medical transcriptionists. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Maryland, it is important to know that the job outlook for medical transcription graduates in the state is not very good. There are currently an estimated 1,310 medical transcriptionists working in Maryland. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to decrease by -4%, or to 1,250 medical transcriptionists.
In Maryland, as a medical transcriptionist, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $23,332 per year to more than $45,255 per year. In Maryland, medical transcriptionists make an average of $33,893 per year.