Calmar has a general population of 1,058 and an overall student population of 5,389. Approximately 5,389 of Calmar's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar is the largest medical transcription school in Calmar, based on student population. In 2010, Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar graduated approximately 11 students from its medical transcription program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription from medical transcription schools in Calmar in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Calmar, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,576.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Calmar after graduating from medical transcription school, you should know that job prospects for medical transcriptionists in Calmar, which is the most popular medical transcription profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 medical transcriptionists in Iowa were working in the greater Calmar area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 11% in Calmar. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.