Knight Campus, Warwick Only
This program is offered in the evening only, starting in the fall semester.
Court Reporters are responsible for producing a verbatim record of various legal matters, including courtroom proceedings, depositions, and administrative hearings for judges, lawyers, and litigants. Students will learn to transcribe dictation using Case CATalyst® Software, be proficient in grammar, punctuation, spelling, vocabulary, proofreading, and editing as well as medical and legal terminology. Students will be able to take dictation at speeds of up to 225 words per minute on a stenograph machine with 95 percent accuracy. After attaining a certificate in court reporting, students will be qualified to sit for and pass both their state and national certifications.