Miles City has a general population of 8,487 and an overall student population of 502. Approximately 502 of Miles City's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Miles City, by student population, is Miles Community College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at Miles Community College.
If you decide to attend one of Miles City's medical transcription schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,490 per year in instate tuition and $13,280 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Miles City-based medical transcription schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many medical transcription graduates choose to work as medical transcriptionists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Miles City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 medical transcriptionists in Montana were working in the greater Miles City area. Miles City's medical transcriptionist workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. 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 Miles City is $24,170 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.