Elko has a total population of 16,708 and a student population of 3,647. Of these students, 3,647 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Elko's largest medical transcription school is Great Basin College. In 2010, Great Basin College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in medical transcription.
Tuition in 2009 at Elko's medical transcription schools was $9,400 per year for instate students and $15,588 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for medical transcription related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Elko-based medical transcription schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,110.
If you plan on staying in Elko after graduating from medical transcription school, you should know that job prospects for medical transcriptionists in Elko, which is the most popular medical transcription profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 26% in Elko. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.