Medical Transcription in Delaware

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Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Delaware


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Delaware students graduate with certificates in medical transcription. In other words, every year an estimated 6 medical transcriptionists graduate from Delaware's 2 medical transcription schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Delaware with a medical transcription program is Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens, which is located in Georgetown. In 2010, it was ranked 88th nationwide. no students graduated with a certificate in medical transcription from Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens in 2010. Tuition at Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens was $2,942 per year.

The second-ranked school in Delaware with a medical transcription program is Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington, which is located in Newark. In 2010, it was ranked 91st nationwide. In 2010, Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington graduated 1 students from its medical transcription program. Students at Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington paid $2,942 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Delaware medical transcription school, average tuition will be $2,942 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,942 per year to $2,942 per year. In 2010, the following Delaware medical transcription schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington - located in Newark, students are charged $2,942 per year
  2. Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens - located in Georgetown, students are charged $2,942 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Delaware medical transcription schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington - located in Newark, students are charged $2,942 per year
  2. Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens - located in Georgetown, students are charged $2,942 per year

A medical transcription certificate from a Delaware school... what next?

The highest percentage of medical transcription graduates in Delaware pursue careers as a medical transcriptionist. Delaware had 160 medical transcriptionists in 2010. The Delaware counties with the largest populations of medical transcriptionists are:

  1. New Castle County - 110 medical transcriptionists
  2. Kent County - 40 medical transcriptionists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 280 medical transcriptionists will be working in Delaware state. This would require the number of medical transcriptionists to grow by 11%.

Salary

A medical transcriptionist in Delaware makes an average of $36,350 per year. However, Delaware medical transcriptionists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $27,150 per year to more than $46,310 per year in 2010. The following counties in Delaware have the highest average salaries for medical transcriptionists:

  1. New Castle County - $38,080 per year
  2. Kent County - $32,420 per year

The Delaware counties with the lowest average salary for medical transcriptionists are:

  1. Kent County - $32,420 per year
  2. New Castle County - $38,080 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in medical transcription in Delaware and to compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or health information, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Certificate in Medical Transcription in Delaware

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,465 miles from location Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington Newark DE 9.27065 n/a 7,294
5,443 miles from location Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens Georgetown DE 11.5377 n/a 4,617
 

Curious what studying Medical Transcription gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Delaware

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical Transcriptionists + 160 $36,350 -30.4%
 

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