College of Court Reporting Inc

111 W 10th St Ste 111, Hobart
IN, 46342
Tel: (219)942-1459
255 students
Private for-profit

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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 255 students (42% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
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 (3.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College of Court Reporting Inc Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 255 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 28% over five years.
Total Enrollment
255 students
1,287 students
College of Court Reporting Inc Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
106 students
832 students
College of Court Reporting Inc Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 149 students
1,021 students
College of Court Reporting Inc Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
College of Court Reporting Inc sch enrollment College of Court Reporting Inc sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
College of Court Reporting Inc Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
10%
7%
College of Court Reporting Inc Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
College of Court Reporting Inc Black (2006-2011)
% White
90%
66%
College of Court Reporting Inc White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
College of Court Reporting Inc sch ethnicity College of Court Reporting Inc sta ethnicity
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. 0.18 0.45
College of Court Reporting Inc Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,250 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,250 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,250 $5,890
College of Court Reporting Inc In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,250 $10,050
College of Court Reporting Inc Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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