Arizona contains thirteen schools that offer court reporting programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking court reporting school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 court reporting schools in Arizona, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-Mesa comes out as the most expensive ($25,179/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Court Reporting students from Arizona schools who go on to become court reporters, freelance court reporters, certified shorthand reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 18,780 people working as court reporters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $52,460. Also, Procurement clerks make on average $36,430 per year and there are about 78,150 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 1,150 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $39,020. Court reporters in this state earn $59,990/yr and there are 240 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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