Concord has a general population of 40,687 and an overall student population of 5,861. Approximately 4,127 of Concord's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Concord, by student population, is NHTI-Concord's Community College. In 2010, NHTI-Concord's Community College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate from one of Concord's medical transcription schools. If you decide to attend one of Concord's medical transcription schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,371 per year in instate tuition and $26,891 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical transcription program in Concord. And if you live on campus at one of the Concord-based medical transcription schools, you will have an added expense of $7,852 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,859.
If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Concord, your job prospects are average. There were 470 medical transcriptionists working in New Hampshire and 50 working in the greater Concord area in 2010. The government projects that the number of medical transcriptionists in Concord will increase by 8% by the year 2018. 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 Concord is $37,270 per year, which is higher than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.