North Dakota contains three schools that offer court reporting programs. Lake Region State College, the highest-ranking court reporting school in ND, has a total student population of 1,702 and is the 4327th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 court reporting schools in North Dakota, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rasmussen College-Fargo comes out as the most expensive ($13,017/yr), with Turtle Mountain Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,031/yr.
Court Reporting students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 230 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $33,880. Court reporters in this state earn $40,280/yr and there are 70 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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