Statesboro has a general population of 22,698 and an overall student population of 21,505. Approximately 2,419 of Statesboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical coding programs.
Statesboro's largest medical coding school is Ogeechee Technical College. In 2010, Ogeechee Technical College graduated approximately 11 students from its medical coding program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a medical coding certificate in Statesboro. In 2009 tuition at medical coding schools in Statesboro was $2,058 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for medical coding related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in medical coding, if you decide to work as a medical coder in Statesboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,530 medical coders in Georgia, 160 were working in the greater Statesboro area. The number of medical coders in Statesboro is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical coders.
As a medical coder in Statesboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical coders in the state.