The US Department of Labor notes that Medical Transcription is expected to have significant professional growth in the next 10 years. In 2006, it was noted that there were 98,000 transcriptionists employed nationwide, with an estimated projection of 112,000 to be employed by 2016. That is an anticipated growth of 14-20%!
Job prospects are expected to be exceptionally good for those who are certified. HCC offers the only entirely-online Medical Transcription certification program in the state of Kansas.