With an overall population of 11,034 and a student population of 3,836, approximately 1,918 of Fort Morgan students attend one of Fort Morgan's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Fort Morgan, by student population, is Morgan Community College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Morgan Community College with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate from one of Fort Morgan's medical transcription schools. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Fort Morgan, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,357.
After graduating with your credentials in medical transcription, if you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Fort Morgan, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,310 medical transcriptionists in Colorado. Of these medical transcriptionists, 80 were working in the greater Fort Morgan area. Fort Morgan's medical transcriptionist workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
As a medical transcriptionist in Fort Morgan, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,980 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical transcriptionists in the state.