Realtime Transcription Major
Associate Degree Course Sequence
SSC101 Student Success Seminar
ENG124 College Composition
ITD122 Computer Applications for Professionals
AOT130 Editing, Proofreading & Language Skills
IRT121 Realtime Theory I
MTH108 Explorations in Modern Mathematics
BIO101 Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology
IRT122 Realtime Theory II
IRT229 Realtime Software Applications
IRT129 Speed Building I
IRT240 Short Writing Techniques
ENG230 Business Communication
BUS121 Business Administration
IRT Technical Elective
IRT130 Speed Building II
ACC130 Business Law and Ethics
PSY121 General Psychology or SOC121 Sociology
IRT Technical Electives
TOTAL CREDITS 63-65
The goal is that graduates will demonstrate the use of good grammar, punctuation and editing skills for transcription preparation and production; communicate clearly and concisely; utilize all information reporting technology; exemplify a high standard of ethics as an information reporting professional and demonstrate employable skills and characteristics as an information reporting professional.
The JRC program offers distance learning opportunities through Web-based education.
Using a stenograph machine and realtime software, you’ll be able to input data and text accurately at high rates of speed to provide transcription services for a wide-variety of industries including medical, legal and insurance. You’ll also open yourself to a multitude of job opportunities, as companies are looking nationwide for well-trained information reporters who have good vocabulary, excellent English skills, good transcription skills and the ability to turn their work around quickly.
Learn how to use the shorthand machine as an input device in lieu of the QWERTY keyboard as well as how to use steno strokes to send commands to the operating system or the application without ever touching the keyboard or the mouse. This program offers distance learning opportunities.
Associate of applied business
The Realtime Ttranscription Career Enhancement Certificate is stackable into the realtime transcription degree.
TRANSFER AGREEMENTS WITH
WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING
• medical offices
• law offices
• government offices
PREPARE FOR A CAREER AS A
Students in this program must purchase a stenograph machine ($1,500 new) and Case Catalyst software (estimated $500).
JOIN STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS
National Court Reporters Association Student Chapter
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT
Department Chair, Administrative Services and Office Applications
330-494-6170, Ext. 4876