Certificate in Medical Transcription
Northwest Technical College

Program Details

NTC offers the online Certificate in Medical Transcription. Medical transcriptionists must have a vast knowledge of the medical field and its associated terminology as well as a high degree of computer and written communication skills. Students will be prepared to perform medical transcription duties in a variety of healthcare settings including hospitals, clinics, insurance companies, government agencies, public health, home health agencies, long-term care facilities and dental offices.
Sample of Program Courses:
  • Intro to Computers – Medical Applications
  • Business Communications
  • Medical Transcription
  • Medical Terminology
  • Keyboarding
Graduates of this program may be eligible to write the national exam for certified medical transcriptionists.


  • High school transcript or GED
  • Official transcripts from any other colleges attended

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission