Tennessee contains fifteen schools that offer court reporting programs. Maryville College, the highest-ranking court reporting school in TN, has a total student population of 1,102 and is the 416th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 court reporting schools in Tennessee, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Draughons Junior College comes out as the most expensive ($26,443/yr), with Southwest Tennessee Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,338/yr.
Court Reporting students from Tennessee 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 Tennessee alone, there are 1,160 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $32,370. Court reporters in this state earn $65,740/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Tennessee, the average student population is 2,002 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 4116 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,154 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,032, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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