With an overall population of 30,904 and a student population of 4,292, approximately 4,200 of Lewiston students attend one of Lewiston's schools that offer medical coding programs.
Lewis-Clark State College is the largest medical coding school in Lewiston, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Lewis-Clark State College with credentials in medical coding.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,886 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lewiston medical coding schools was an average of $26,076 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,520 for medical coding related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Lewiston-based medical coding schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,356.
After graduating with your credentials in medical coding, if you decide to work as a medical coder in Lewiston, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of medical coders in Lewiston will increase by 24% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical coders.