Texas City has a total population of 41,521 and a student population of 3,916. Of these students, 3,916 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Of the 1 medical transcription schools in Texas City, the largest medical transcription school, by student population, is College of the Mainland. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at College of the Mainland.
If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Texas City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $959.
You should also anticipate spending about $833 for medical transcription related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Texas City after graduating from medical transcription school, you should know that job prospects for medical transcriptionists in Texas City, which is the most popular medical transcription profession, are good. There were 5,470 medical transcriptionists working in Texas and 950 working in the greater Texas City area in 2010. Texas City's medical transcriptionist workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Texas City is $32,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.