Wichita Falls has a total population of 104,197 and a student population of 6,575. Of these students, 234 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Wichita Falls's largest medical transcription school is American Commercial College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from American Commercial College with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate in Wichita Falls.
Many medical transcription graduates choose to work as medical transcriptionists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wichita Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 5,470 medical transcriptionists in Texas. Of these medical transcriptionists, 30 were working in the greater Wichita Falls area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 17% in Wichita Falls. 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 Wichita Falls is $31,940 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.