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James Madison University
800 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22807

Medical Transcription Editor

Approved by the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI), the Medical Transcription Editor online non-credit program focuses on teaching the skills needed to work as a medical transcriptionist and medical transcription editor. Students study medical terminology, anatomy, healthcare documentation, and editing theory and technique, among other topics, as well as developing and practicing their typing and listening skills on hundreds of authentic, employer-provided dictations from a variety of specialties. In addition to one-on-one instructor support and personalized graduate support, students receive ten textbooks, a transcription foot pedal, a 15-month membership to AHDI, and a 15-month subscription to an online reference library.

Student have 12 months to complete the non-credit online training program. Upon successful completion, students receive a Certificate of Completion from James Madison University.

Medical Transcription Editor Program Detail Brochure (Will open in another window/tab.)

Current Promotion: Register and receive a $300 discount or a laptop to keep! Enter Discount Code MEDTRANS on the registration page to receive the $300 off. If you prefer the laptop, enter LAPTOP as the promotional code. Laptop will ship 15 days after payment and course activation. (Please note: Students using MyCAA, WIA or AFTA benefits are not eligible for promotions per guidelines.)


Payment Information: We accept payment online by credit card (AMEX, MasterCard, Visa and Discover.) There is a $5 processing fee to pay by credit card. If you would like to pay by check, cashier's check or money order, you may click "bill" during the payment step and we will email you an invoice with instructions on how to remit payment within two business days. If you are a MyCAA or WIA participant, please contact our office prior to registering -


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