Danville has a total population of 33,904 and a student population of 3,913. Of these students, 3,584 are enrolled in schools that offer medical coding programs.
Danville Area Community College is the largest medical coding school in Danville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Medical Coding program at Danville Area Community College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,730 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for medical coding related books and supplies each year.
Many medical coding graduates choose to work as medical coders after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Danville, your job prospects are good. There were 7,360 medical coders working in Illinois and 50 working in the greater Danville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of medical coders in Danville will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical coders.
As a medical coder in Danville, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,400 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical coders in the state.