Gresham has a total population of 90,205 and a student population of 8,897. Of these students, 8,897 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Gresham's largest medical transcription school is Mt Hood Community College. In 2010, Mt Hood Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a medical transcription degree from one of Gresham's medical transcription schools. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Gresham, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,521.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,230 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical transcription program in Gresham.
After graduating with your credentials in medical transcription, if you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Gresham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 medical transcriptionists in Oregon were working in the greater Gresham area. The government projects that the number of medical transcriptionists in Gresham will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
As a medical transcriptionist in Gresham, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,420 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical transcriptionists in the state.