Oklahoma City, OK (population: 564,147) has one court reporting school within its city limits. Vatterott College has a total student population of 410. It is the 3491st highest ranked school in the USA and the 83rd highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Court Reporting students from Oklahoma City 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 Oklahoma City area alone, there are 660 employed procurement clerks earning an average salary of $39,280. Court reporters in this area earn $56,440/yr and there are 220 employed.
Oklahoma City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.396 out of every 1000 jobs in Oklahoma City are held by court reporters, and 1.163/1000 are held by procurement clerks.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Vatterott College ends up costing a student $15,787/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oklahoma City|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||25.4 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||88.8 miles|