Bottineau has a general population of 2,336 and an overall student population of 746. Approximately 746 of Bottineau's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
The largest medical transcription school in Bottineau, by student population, is Dakota College at Bottineau. In 2010, Dakota College at Bottineau graduated approximately 11 students from its medical transcription program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription from medical transcription schools in Bottineau in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bottineau's medical transcription schools was $12,844 per year for instate students and $14,404 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,308 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Bottineau after graduating from medical transcription school, you should know that job prospects for medical transcriptionists in Bottineau, which is the most popular medical transcription profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 medical transcriptionists in North Dakota were working in the greater Bottineau area. The number of medical transcriptionists in Bottineau is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
As a medical transcriptionist in Bottineau, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,590 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical transcriptionists in the state.