Livonia has a total population of 100,545 and a student population of 17,354. Of these students, 13,042 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Schoolcraft College is the largest medical transcription school in Livonia, based on student population. In 2010, Schoolcraft College graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate in Livonia. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,510 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,217 for medical transcription related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Livonia after graduating from medical transcription school, you should know that job prospects for medical transcriptionists in Livonia, which is the most popular medical transcription profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,920 medical transcriptionists in Michigan, 300 were working in the greater Livonia area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 5% in Livonia. 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 Livonia is $32,460 per year, which is higher than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.