Medical Transcription in Wyoming

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Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Wyoming


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Wyoming students graduate with certificates in medical transcription. That means an estimated 6 medical transcriptionists graduate from Wyoming's 3 medical transcription schools each year.

Top Schools

Central Wyoming College, which is located in Riverton, is the top-ranked school in Wyoming that has a medical transcription program. It received a ranking of 80th in the country in 2010. In 2010, no students graduated from Central Wyoming College's medical transcription program. Central Wyoming College charged in-state students $2,136 in tuition fees per year.

Casper College, which is located in Casper, is the second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a medical transcription program. It received a ranking of 80th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Casper College graduated 2 students from its medical transcription program. Tuition at Casper College was $1,848 per year.

The third-ranked school in Wyoming that has a medical transcription program is Sheridan College. Sheridan College, which was ranked 83rd in the country in 2010, is located in Sheridan. In 2010, Sheridan College graduated 0 students from its medical transcription programs. Sheridan College charged in-state students $2,322 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Wyoming's medical transcription schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $2,102 per year, though tuition can range from $2,322 per year to $1,848 per year. In 2010, the medical transcription schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Wyoming were:

  1. Sheridan College - located in Sheridan, students are charged $2,322 per year
  2. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year
  3. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year

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

  1. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year
  2. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year
  3. Sheridan College - located in Sheridan, students are charged $2,322 per year

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

A large number of Wyoming medical transcription graduates become medical transcriptionists. If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Wyoming, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 220 Wyoming medical transcriptionists as of 2010. The Wyoming counties with the largest populations of medical transcriptionists are:

  1. Big Horn County - 50 medical transcriptionists
  2. Natrona County - 50 medical transcriptionists
  3. Albany County - 40 medical transcriptionists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists in the state of Wyoming will grow to 380. This would require a 12% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, a medical transcriptionist earns a salary of $30,400 per year in Wyoming state. But, salaries for medical transcriptionists can vary. In 2010, medical transcriptionists made as little as less than $16,570 per year or as much as more than $46,820 per year in Wyoming. On average a medical transcriptionist earns the most in the following Wyoming counties:

  1. Albany County - $33,150 per year
  2. Natrona County - $32,310 per year
  3. Laramie County - $31,420 per year

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

  1. Lincoln County - $26,270 per year
  2. Big Horn County - $28,810 per year
  3. Laramie County - $31,420 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Wyoming statistics regarding a career in medical transcription. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or health information.

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

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,048 miles from location Casper College Casper WY 19.9409 n/a 4,478
7,051 miles from location Sheridan College Sheridan WY 17.4917 n/a 3,899
7,149 miles from location Central Wyoming College Riverton WY 20.2082 n/a 2,330
 

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 + 220 $30,400 -29.0%
 

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