Kansas contains nine schools that offer court reporting programs. Newman University, the highest-ranking court reporting school in KS, has a total student population of 2,557 and is the 569th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 court reporting schools in Kansas, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brown Mackie College-Kansas City comes out as the most expensive ($19,498/yr), with Cloud County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,858/yr.
Court Reporting students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 770 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $33,710. Court reporters in this state earn $51,350/yr and there are 300 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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