New Mexico contains twelve schools that offer court reporting programs. Navajo Technical College, the highest-ranking court reporting school in NM, has a total student population of 751 and is the 1715th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 court reporting schools in New Mexico, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brookline College comes out as the most expensive ($15,598/yr), with Navajo Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $2,488/yr.
Court Reporting students from New Mexico 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 New Mexico alone, there are 440 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $35,110. Court reporters in this state earn $47,240/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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