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Medical Transcriptionist

at Dakota County Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 39
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIOA Certified

About this Program

A Medical Transcriptionist is a medical language specialist who interprets and transcribes dictation by physicians and other healthcare professionals about patient assessment, workup, therapeutic procedures, clinical course and other medical processes. Their work documents patient care and facilitates delivery of healthcare services. This type of work requires excellent grammar and punctuation ability in order to edit dictated material for grammar and clarity. Specialized medical courses include medical office procedures, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology and medical transcription.

Program Locations

  • Dakota County Technical College 55068
Dakota County Technical College
1300 145th Street East Rosemount, MN 55068 Toll-Free: (877) 937-3282 Local: (651) 423-8301 TTY: (651) 423-8621 Email:

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