Missouri contains 22 schools that offer court reporting programs. Webster University, the highest-ranking court reporting school in MO, has a total student population of 19,372 and is the 177th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 court reporting schools in Missouri, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown College comes out as the most expensive ($22,787/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley as the lowest recorded at only $3,266/yr.
Court Reporting students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 1,280 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $35,120. Court reporters in this state earn $50,150/yr and there are 320 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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