Curriculum

Medical Transcriptionist Training Curriculum

Penn Foster’s online Medical Transcriptionist Training Program can help you gain the knowledge and skills relevant for obtaining jobs in a variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, government agencies, law offices, insurance companies, ambulance dispatch services, and more. Our program can help you prepare to sit for the RHDS (Registered Healthcare Documentation Specialist) exam offered by AHDI (Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity).

Medical Transcriptionist

Career Diploma 8 months As low as $59/mo
800-275-4410 (10AM - 6:30PM EST)

Medical Transcriptionist Training Curriculum

  • 10 courses
  • 55 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 30 exams
  • 4 graded projects


Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 8 months
  • Average time = 12 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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