Upon completion of the Medical Secretary/Transcriptionist program at RCTC, students will achieve the following outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to proofread and correctly transcribe healthcare documents.
  • Apply appropriate terminology in the area of pharmacology, pathophysiology, anatomy, and physiology in medical documents.
  • Use correct English language and the proper rules of grammar, punctuation, and style.
  • Demonstrate the administrative functions, operations, and dynamics of healthcare work environments in the role of a medical secretary or medical transcriptionist.
  • Utilize critical thinking and editing skills in all areas of curriculum.
  • Exhibit professional oral and written communication.
  • Apply the values of professional and ethical conduct.


Contact Information
(507) 285-7210 or 1‑800‑247‑1296
Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave SE :: Rochester, MN 55904-4999
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Rochester Community and Technical College, a member of Minnesota State.
RCTC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer.
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