With an overall population of 60,433 and a student population of 10,717, approximately 10,255 of North Little Rock students attend one of North Little Rock's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Of the 1 medical transcription schools in North Little Rock, the largest medical transcription school, by student population, is Pulaski Technical College. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from Pulaski Technical College with credentials in medical transcription.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription in North Little Rock in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,780 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for medical transcription related books and supplies every year.
Many medical transcription graduates choose to work as medical transcriptionists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in North Little Rock, your job prospects are good. There were 930 medical transcriptionists working in Arkansas and 300 working in the greater North Little Rock area in 2010. North Little Rock'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 North Little Rock is $28,560 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.