Nevada contains four schools that offer court reporting programs. Las Vegas College, the highest-ranking court reporting school in NV, has a total student population of 946 and is the 4505th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 court reporting schools in Nevada, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Las Vegas College comes out as the most expensive ($23,839/yr), with Western Nevada College as the lowest recorded at only $7,866/yr.
Court Reporting students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 530 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $36,720. Court reporters in this state earn $51,880/yr and there are 100 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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