Court Reporting and Captioning Track (AAS.CRT.TRK)
The Associate Degree Track prepares the student for acceptance into Court Reporting and Captioning Program. The Court Reporting and Captioning Degree is a special admission program. After acceptance into the program, student's major will be changed to AAS.CRT.
The court reporting program prepares students for careers in the judicial setting as either official or freelance court reporters. Students are also prepared for careers providing captioning for broadcast television and internet programs working with the deaf or hard-of-hearing population providing instantaneous text translation in education, civic, and corporate settings. They will demonstrate proficient skills in the use of real-time technology and implement professional skills in preparing accurate, instantaneous text translations.
Program requirements may change over time. Specific degree/graduation requirements are determined by a degree audit.
* There are prerequisites, course requisites, or minimum placement test scores for this course. ** Electives must be approved by the Program Coordinator + Course only offered fall semester ++ Course only offered spring and summer semester +++ Course only offered spring semester ++++ Course offered in summer term only ^ SOS 050 Human Relations and PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology cannot be used as a social science elective ^^ Consult Academic Advisor for appropriate course ^^^ Course requires a 30-hour practicum experience in addition to classroom lecture hours ^^^^ ECE 120 and ECE 125 must be taken the same semester