Denver has a general population of 554,636 and an overall student population of 105,451. Approximately 2,230 of Denver's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Emily Griffith Opportunity School is the largest medical transcription school in Denver, based on student population. In 2010, Emily Griffith Opportunity School graduated approximately 26 students from its medical transcription program.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription in Denver in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Denver, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $5,820.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,749 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 Denver, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,310 medical transcriptionists in Colorado, 560 were working in the greater Denver area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 20% in Denver. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
As a medical transcriptionist in Denver, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,400 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical transcriptionists in the state.