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The Importance of Court Reporters

Court reporters are extremely important. They are often responsible for forming the only legal records of important occurrences. These records are used to support the evidence establishing a claim or defense, a right or responsibility, or an agreement between parties. … Continue reading

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Positions in the Court Reporting Field

A court reporter is a witness to a proceeding that must accurately, and in an unbiased manner, record what was said by all of the people present. A traditional court reporter will typically be required to complete a 2-year Associate’s … Continue reading

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Online Court Reporting Schools Offer Convenience, Flexibility, and Low-Cost

Court Reporting is not a new profession; 1000s of years ago there were court reporters employed by Cicero. Throughout history court reporters have been sought out and well paid. Today, court reporters make an average of $45-$50,000 per year, with … Continue reading

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How to Become a Court Reporter

For someone that wants to become a court reporter, the first thing they will need to realize is that it requires training. There are many court reporting schools and online court reporting schools that offer degrees that can be taken … Continue reading

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Funding Your Degree As A Court Reporter

Tuition costs for an associate’s degree in court reporting are considerably low compared to other degree programs. Online court reporting schools are even more cost effective than traditional colleges. Certificate programs are offered at still lower rates, but not all … Continue reading

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Freelancing as a Court Reporter

Court reporters typically have two ways they can work. They can be employed by a courthouse or they can choose to work as freelancers. Both have advantages and disadvantages. One big difference is the set of responsibilities that come with … Continue reading

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Elements of Education for Aspiring Court Reporters

Whether you choose to attend an online court reporting school, or a court reporting college (institution that offers face-to-face court reporting courses) you will be subject to the same requirements and exposed to the same training and basic educational material. … Continue reading

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Court Reporting College or Online Court Reporting School, How to Choose

When considering a valuable investment in your future such as earning your court reporting degree, you will need to take some time to investigate and decide which options are best for you. Once you have decided which type of certificate … Continue reading

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Career Security For Court Reporters

In today’s society nothing seems to be as it once was. With a less than perfect economy and many American families struggling, investing in education and making a career choice can be a very difficult transition. The field of court … Continue reading

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Becoming a Court Reporter

Court reporters are also called a court stenographer or a transcription specialist. Their job is to record proceedings and important meetings in a court of law or between people engaging in an official manner. They are responsible for making sure … Continue reading

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