Mississippi contains thirteen schools that offer court reporting programs. University of Mississippi Main Campus, the highest-ranking court reporting school in MS, has a total student population of 15,932 and is the 1306th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 court reporting schools in Mississippi, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Antonelli College comes out as the most expensive ($18,105/yr), with Northwest Mississippi Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,877/yr.
Court Reporting students from Mississippi 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 Mississippi alone, there are 640 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $32,600. Court reporters in this state earn $53,710/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 2225 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,759 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,828, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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