Kalispell has a total population of 14,223 and a student population of 2,501. Of these students, 2,501 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Kalispell, by student population, is Flathead Valley Community College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at Flathead Valley Community College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate in Kalispell. In 2009 tuition at medical transcription schools in Kalispell was $3,496 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for medical transcription related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Kalispell, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 480 medical transcriptionists in Montana. Of these medical transcriptionists, 50 were working in the greater Kalispell area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 14% in Kalispell. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Kalispell is $30,380 per year, which is lower than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.