Nebraska contains nine schools that offer court reporting programs. Midland Lutheran College, the highest-ranking court reporting school in NE, has a total student population of 716 and is the 610th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 court reporting schools in Nebraska, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,457/yr), with Central Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,682/yr.
Court Reporting students from Nebraska 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 Nebraska alone, there are 720 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $30,520. Court reporters in this state earn $50,290/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Nebraska, the average student population is 2,686 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 1891 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,500 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,844, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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