Medical Transcription in Kansas

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Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Kansas


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Kansas students graduate with certificates in medical transcription. In other words, every year an estimated 24 medical transcriptionists graduate from Kansas' 7 medical transcription schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Kansas with a medical transcription program is Hutchinson Community College, which is located in Hutchinson. In 2010, it was ranked 79th nationwide. 2 students graduated with a certificate in medical transcription from Hutchinson Community College in 2010. The tuition rate at Hutchinson Community College was $2,528 per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas with a medical transcription program is Barton County Community College, which is located in Great Bend. In 2010, it was ranked 80th nationwide. 3 students graduated with certificate in medical transcription from Barton County Community College in 2010. The tuition rate at Barton County Community College was $2,544 per year.

The third-ranked school in Kansas that has a medical transcription program is Butler Community College. Butler Community College, which was ranked 82nd in the country in 2010, is located in El Dorado. Tuition at Butler Community College was $2,460 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Kansas medical transcription school, average tuition will be $2,362 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,208 per year to $2,544 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Kansas medical transcription schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Barton County Community College - located in Great Bend, students are charged $2,544 per year
  2. Hutchinson Community College - located in Hutchinson, students are charged $2,528 per year
  3. Butler Community College - located in El Dorado, students are charged $2,460 per year

The medical transcription schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Kansas were:

  1. Neosho County Community College - located in Chanute, students are charged $2,208 per year
  2. Cowley County Community College - located in Arkansas City, students are charged $2,232 per year
  3. Johnson County Community College - located in Shawnee Mission, students are charged $2,250 per year

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

Most people who graduate from medical transcription school in Kansas go on to work as a medical transcriptionist. In 2010, there were 1,310 medical transcriptionists working in Kansas. The largest populations of Kansas medical transcriptionists are working in the following counties:

  1. Allen County - 340 medical transcriptionists
  2. Butler County - 290 medical transcriptionists
  3. Jackson County - 100 medical transcriptionists

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of medical transcriptionists in Kansas will grow by 14%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,690 medical transcriptionists working in Kansas.

Salary

A medical transcriptionist in Kansas earns $29,290 per year on average. However, this number is only an average. medical transcriptionists in Kansas had varying salaries from $17,190 to $42,950 per year in 2010. A medical transcriptionist in the following Kansas counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Butler County - $30,840 per year
  2. Jackson County - $30,110 per year
  3. Allen County - $26,700 per year

The following counties in Kansas have the lowest average salaries for medical transcriptionists:

  1. Allen County - $26,700 per year
  2. Jackson County - $30,110 per year
  3. Butler County - $30,840 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in medical transcription in Kansas 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.

  • Associate's Degree in Medical Transcription in Kansas
  • Certificate in Medical Transcription in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,479 miles from location Johnson County Community College Shawnee Mission KS 13.3341 n/a 20,385
6,601 miles from location Butler Community College El Dorado KS 18.2174 n/a 9,229
6,656 miles from location Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson KS 20.5369 n/a 5,453
6,697 miles from location Barton County Community College Great Bend KS 20.0068 n/a 4,237
6,613 miles from location Cowley County Community College Arkansas City KS 16.4747 n/a 4,003
6,524 miles from location Neosho County Community College Chanute KS 11.2234 n/a 2,275
6,514 miles from location Labette Community College Parsons KS 16.7815 n/a 1,756
 

Curious what studying Medical Transcription gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical Transcriptionists + 1,310 $29,290 23.6%
 

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