Malvern has a total population of 9,021 and a student population of 1,610. Of these students, 1,610 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Ouachita Technical College is the largest medical transcription school in Malvern, based on student population. In 2010, Ouachita Technical College graduated approximately 3 students from its medical transcription program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription in Malvern in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Malvern, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,252.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $904 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Malvern, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 930 medical transcriptionists in Arkansas. Of these medical transcriptionists, 40 were working in the greater Malvern area. Malvern's medical transcriptionist workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Malvern is $24,910 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.