With an overall population of 58,748 and a student population of 20,408, approximately 11,391 of Marietta students attend one of Marietta's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Chattahoochee Technical College is the largest medical transcription school in Marietta, based on student population. In 2010, Chattahoochee Technical College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate from one of Marietta's medical transcription schools. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Marietta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,792.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 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 Marietta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,450 medical transcriptionists in Georgia, 500 were working in the greater Marietta area. The number of medical transcriptionists in Marietta is expected to increase by 19% 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 Marietta is $35,740 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.