Colorado contains fifteen schools that offer court reporting programs. Kaplan College-Denver, the highest-ranking court reporting school in CO, has a total student population of 321 and is the 2256th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 court reporting schools in Colorado, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan College-Denver comes out as the most expensive ($24,516/yr), with Colorado Mountain College as the lowest recorded at only $6,996/yr.
Court Reporting students from Colorado 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 Colorado alone, there are 1,230 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $41,860. Court reporters in this state earn $78,300/yr and there are 430 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Colorado Interesting Facts