College of Court Reporting Inc

111 W 10th St Ste 111
Hobart, IN 46342
Tel: (219)942-1459
213 students
Private for-profit
CCR's mission is to educate students in the fields of computerized realtime machine shorthand technology, court reporting, rapid steno text entry, medical transcription, secretarial (office professional), and keyboarding.
School Highlights:
College of Court Reporting Inc serves 213 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
College of Court Reporting Inc is one of 4 community colleges within Lake County, IN.
The nearest community college is Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest (3.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College College of Court Reporting Inc Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 8 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 213 has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 74% over five years.
Total Enrollment 213 students 1,296 students
College of Court Reporting Inc Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student:Teacher Ratio 27:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 69 students
814 students
College of Court Reporting Inc Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 144 students
1,040 students
College of Court Reporting Inc Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
College of Court Reporting Inc Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
College of Court Reporting Inc American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
2%
5%
College of Court Reporting Inc Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
9%
21%
College of Court Reporting Inc Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
12%
15%
College of Court Reporting Inc Black (2006-2013)
% White
70%
51%
College of Court Reporting Inc White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
3%
College of Court Reporting Inc Unknown (2006-2013)
College of Court Reporting Inc Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.49 0.68
College of Court Reporting Inc Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,550 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 60% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,550 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 60% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,550 $5,660
College of Court Reporting Inc In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,550 $10,250
College of Court Reporting Inc Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
89%
College of Court Reporting Inc % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • College of Court Reporting is a progressive, student-centered institution with a global reputation as being the leader in court reporting education. CCR was one of the first colleges in the country to deliver its entire court reporting program via distance education over the Internet and award an Associate of Applied Science degree. CCR was recently one of five colleges and universities nationwide to be selected by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in their Distance Education Demonstration Program. We are home to the state's only degree granting court reporting program. The College of Court Reporting (CCR) was founded in 1984 by Kay Moody. Prior to opening CCR, Kay completed her training at the Chicago College of Commerce in Chicago, Illinois. Following her training, she was asked to be an instructor at a local court reporting college in Northwest Indiana. After that college closed its doors, she decided to open her own college. CCR applied for and was granted full accreditation by the Indiana Commission on Proprietary Education (ICOPE) on January 1, 1985. It was granted approval to award an Associate of Applied Science degree in Court Reporting by the same commission on August 14, 1985. Within a few years, Kay was able to develop a program that met and exceeded the minimum standards of the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA). CCR was granted full approval for its court reporting program by the NCRA on November 1, 1987. Today, the College of Court Reporting offers undergraduate associated degree, certificate and diploma programs in three specialized areas of study. CCR's students include a diverse group of primarily working adults from all walks of life, including students throughout the United States and around the world. Generally, CCR's students are those who seek hands-on instruction, dedicated faculty and staff and a high-quality, career specific curriculum. We provide exemplary educational opportunities through our commitment to an academic range of general education courses to occupational specific academic and skill development courses. From medical terminology, court reporting procedures, closed captioning, to computer aided transcription, dedicated faculty complement every discipline. During the last decade, College of Court Reporting has moved ahead by expanding its court reporting program creating new captioning and CART reporting courses to meet our students' needs. Lastly, in 2005 we received approval from the Indiana Commission on Proprietary Education to implement a full associate degree granting captioning program. Students will have the education, skills, academic background, technical knowledge, and hands-on experience required to enter a variety of careers. The college strives to improve its programs with the latest information technologies such as steno text entry, computerized transcription, and videotape applications.

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For Indiana public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,038 per year for in-state students and $9,280 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,459 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Indiana is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Indiana community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Indiana is MedTech College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.