BS in Court Reporting is designed for students currently certified as Registered Professional Reporters (RPR) by the National Court Reporters Association.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field of Court Reporting is expected to grow 25% over the next few years; much faster than most other areas of employment.* Completing your Bachelor's degree and acquiring industry-current knowledge and skills in your area of interest can help you take your career to an exciting new level.
Colorado Tech Online's BS in Court Reporting is designed to challenge you to use technology appropriate to the court reporting profession and to prepare accurate transcripts for a variety of court proceedings that includes multiple speakers, witnesses and technical material utilizing a CAT system. These skills, amongst others taught in the curriculum, can provide you with the qualifications to pursue a diverse range of exciting positions, including Judicial Reporter, Broadcast Captioner, Medical and Legal Transcription Specialists, Broadcast Captioners and many others.
Applications are currently being accepted, and courses will begin on April 5, 2009.
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos152.htm (visited February 14, 2009).