With an overall population of 12,152 and a student population of 2,429, approximately 2,429 of Harrison students attend one of Harrison's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Harrison, by student population, is North Arkansas College. In 2010, North Arkansas College graduated approximately 0 students from its medical transcription program.
In 2009 tuition at medical transcription schools in Harrison was $1,440 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $954 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year.
Many medical transcription graduates choose to work as medical transcriptionists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Harrison, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 930 medical transcriptionists in Arkansas. Of these medical transcriptionists, 40 were working in the greater Harrison area. The government projects that the number of medical transcriptionists in Harrison will 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 Harrison is $22,880 per year, which is lower than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.