Midland has a total population of 94,996 and a student population of 6,721. Of these students, 6,227 are enrolled in schools that offer medical coding programs.
Midland's largest medical coding school is Midland College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Medical Coding program at Midland College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,125 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Midland medical coding schools was an average of $12,115 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,059 for medical coding related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Midland-based medical coding schools, you will have an added expense of $3,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,225.
If you decide to work as a medical coder in Midland, your job prospects are good. The number of medical coders in Midland 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 Midland is $28,990 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical coders.