Program Description

What is the expected timeline of completion?

In the Medical Transcription program you can on your way to a new career in as little as 8 months. During these 8 months, you will complete a 3 months practical skills training segment which will give you on-the-job training for your career.

Self Paced Program: When enrolled in the Self-Paced program you will take classes at your own pace. Finish the program sooner than expected or follow the suggested timeline depending on your schedule.

Live, Online Program: When enrolled in the Live, Online program you will take interactive classes where you can see and speak real time to your instructor, as well as interact with your classmates from the comfort of your own home.

What will my classes be like?

Your classes at the Online Division at Mildred Elley will provide you with the technical skills and the medical science background in order to take the Registered Medical Transcriptionist exam offered by the Association for Healthcare documentation Integrity (AHDI).

Class topics include:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Basic Anatomy
  • Online Transcription Essentials
  • Authentic Dictation
  • Externship