With an overall population of 23,682 and a student population of 8,873, approximately 8,814 of Russellville students attend one of Russellville's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Of the 1 medical transcription schools in Russellville, the largest medical transcription school, by student population, is Arkansas Tech University. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Arkansas Tech University with credentials in medical transcription.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,688 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Russellville medical transcription schools was an average of $17,696 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,380 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Russellville-based medical transcription schools, you will have an added expense of $5,256 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,432.
Many medical transcription graduates choose to work as medical transcriptionists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Russellville, your job prospects are good. The number of medical transcriptionists in Russellville is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.