Wisconsin contains fifteen schools that offer court reporting programs. Carthage College, the highest-ranking court reporting school in WI, has a total student population of 3,121 and is the 2688th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 15 court reporting schools in Wisconsin, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carthage College comes out as the most expensive ($25,664/yr), with Gateway Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $220/yr.
Court Reporting students from Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin alone, there are 1,560 employed procurement clerks earning an average yearly salary of $35,940. Court reporters in this state earn $51,570/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the court reporting schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from court reporting, there are 4047 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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