With an overall population of 18,291 and a student population of 7,945, approximately 7,945 of Mattoon students attend one of Mattoon's schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Lake Land College is the largest medical transcription school in Mattoon, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at Lake Land College.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription in Mattoon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical transcription schools in Mattoon was $2,544 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $388 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in medical transcription, if you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Mattoon, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,760 medical transcriptionists in Illinois, 100 were working in the greater Mattoon area. Mattoon's medical transcriptionist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
As a medical transcriptionist in Mattoon, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,110 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical transcriptionists in the state.