De Queen has a total population of 5,765 and a student population of 1,458. Of these students, 1,458 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas is the largest medical transcription school in De Queen, based on student population. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate in De Queen. In 2009 tuition at medical transcription schools in De Queen was $1,840 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical transcription program in De Queen.
If you plan on staying in De Queen after graduating from medical transcription school, you should know that job prospects for medical transcriptionists in De Queen, which is the most popular medical transcription profession, are good. In 2010, of the 930 medical transcriptionists in Arkansas, 40 were working in the greater De Queen area. The number of medical transcriptionists in De Queen is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in De Queen is $24,910 per year, which is lower than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.
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