DePaul University

Continuing Professional Education

Medical Transcription Certificate



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Medical Transcription Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

Healthcare providers rely on the legal documents that are created by the medical transcriptionist. This online program will provide students with a working knowledge of medical terminology as well as proficiency in the transcription of medical reports. Career development is also included.

Students should have: (1) a command of a word-processing computer program to include the ability to create documents, proficiency in keyboarding, e-mailing, printing, and browsing the Internet, and (2) a knowledge of English grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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