With an overall population of 16,286 and a student population of 8,215, approximately 8,179 of Godfrey students attend one of Godfrey's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Lewis and Clark Community College is the largest medical transcription school in Godfrey, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at Lewis and Clark Community College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate from one of Godfrey's medical transcription schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,632 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $980 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical transcription program in Godfrey.
If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Godfrey, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 medical transcriptionists in Illinois were working in the greater Godfrey area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 10% in Godfrey. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Godfrey is $34,800 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.