Program Overview

Clark State Community College offers an Associate in Applied Business degree with a concentration in Judicial Court Reporting to equip students with the foundational skills and knowledge needed to record the proceedings of a courtroom, deposition, hearing, arbitration, or meeting verbatim, and to provide accurate transcripts of the proceedings. Students also have the opportunity to complete this program in a hybrid format, which means that in addition to the online learning environment, students will also take courses in the traditional on campus and in classroom format. This program is offered in conjunction with Columbus State Community College. Therefore, students may complete courses at the Columbus, Ohio campus.

This program aims to equip students with skills and experience related to writing in relatime using a computerized machine and to prepare transcripts via a computer aided transcription (CAT) software program. Students also learn via Realtime Coach, which is a practice and testing web environment program. All students in this program are required to purchase a computerized writer, a laptop computer, and the CaseCATalyst software in the student version. In order to buy some of this equipment, an individual must have the required Investment Certificate. The Judicial Court Reporting program is offered alongside a Broadcast Captioning / CART program. It is possible, for a student to pursue both tracks.

By the end of this program, a student should be able to perform the following tasks: write and transcribe testimony at 225 words per minute with at least 95 percent accuracy, write and transcribe jury charge at 200 wpm with at least 95 percent accuracy, and write and transcribe literary at 180 wpm with at least 95 percent accuracy. This program also requires students to complete 80 hours of an internship. Students in this program must also complete 72 credit hours of courses in order to graduate with the Associate of Applied Business degree.

Similar Programs:

    Program Details

    Degree Level: Associate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree:

    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    School Overview

    Clark State Community College is a two-year, public institution of higher education, located in the city of Springfield, Ohio. Clark State opened in 1962 as the to meet the technical education needs of Springfield. Clark State Community College has several campus locations in Springfield, Beavercreek and Bellefontaine.

    Clark State Community College offers degrees and certificates. Continuing education classes offer leadership training and the College for Kids program to community members. Classes are offered during the day, evening, weekends, and online. Online education consists of online classes and hybrid classes, which incorporate on-campus visits. Students can earn nearly 20 degrees completely online.


    This program has not been ranked.


    Success! Thank you for submitting a review. You may not see your review immediately as it still subject to review.

    All Programs