With an overall population of 54,369 and a student population of 24,872, approximately 24,872 of McKinney students attend one of McKinney's schools that offer medical coding programs.
McKinney's largest medical coding school is Collin County Community College District. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Medical Coding program at Collin County Community College District.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a medical coding certificate in McKinney. If you decide to attend a medical coding school in McKinney, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,069.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical coding program in McKinney.
Many medical coding graduates choose to work as medical coders after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in McKinney, your job prospects are good. There were 13,120 medical coders working in Texas and 2,570 working in the greater McKinney area in 2010. The number of medical coders in McKinney is expected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical coders.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical coder in McKinney is $31,080 per year, which is higher than the average for medical coders state-wide.