Where this qualification can take you?
Career development is an important consideration when making a decision to study. Fortunately, the employment of medical transcriptionists is projected to grow faster than the average; meaning job opportunities should be good, especially for those who are certified.
With further education and experience, medical transcriptionists can advance to:
- home-based work
- supervisory positions
- quality control
- teaching / on-job training
- owners of medical transcription businesses
- medical records and health information technicians
- medical coders
- medical records and health information administrators
There are also international qualifications that follow on from this course of study. For more information about those go to