Court Reporting Certificate

PROGRAM CODE: 1C21103

The courses listed are required to meet the requirements of the Court Reporter’s Board. This program was accredited by the CR Board on March 7, 1978. Academic courses completed in Adult Education or a private Court Reporting School are not transferable. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must he completed at Cypress College. 

NOTE: STUDENTS MUST FURNISH THEIR OWN MACHINE AND PAPER

Required Courses (20-21):
CTRP 052 C Court/Conference Reporting: Medical3
CTRP 053 C Court/Conference Reporting: Congressional3
CTRP 055 C Court/Conference Reporting: Jury Charge3
CTRP 056 C Court/Conference Reporting: Jury Charge 23
CTRP 074 C CSR-RPR-CBC-CCP Exam Preparation1.5
CTRP 076 C Court and Deposition Procedures3
CTRP 050 CCSR/RPR Directed Practice.5
CTRP 082 C Computer Aided Transcription: ProCAT1-2
or CTRP 083 C Computer Aided Transcription - Stenograph
or CTRP 084 C Computer Aided Transcription - Eclipse
CTRP 085 C Computer Aided Transcription - Dictionary Building2
Total Units20-21

Preparation for State Certificate Examination

The courses listed are required to meet the requirements of the Court Reporter’s Board. This program was accredited by the CR Board on March 7, 1978. Academic courses completed in Adult Education or a private Court Reporting School are not transferable.

To earn a certificate, students must complete the required courses as listed with a minimum grade of “C.” At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

STUDENTS MUST FURNISH THEIR OWN MACHINE AND PAPER

Required Courses Are Listed in Suggested Sequence

First Year
Fall TermUnitsSpring TermUnitsSummer TermUnits
CTRP 040 C3CTRP 042 C
CTRP 043 C
4CTRP 044 C
CTRP 045 C
4
CTRP 041 C3CTRP 051 C3 
CTRP 071 C3HS 145 C3 
MGT 055 C3ENGL 106 C13 
CTRP 067 C2MGT 041 C, MGT 240 C, MGT 241 C, or MGT 141 C3 
COUN 140 C.5CTRP 073AC1 
 CTRP 073BC1 
 14.5 18 4
Second Year
Fall TermUnitsSpring TermUnitsSummer TermUnits
CTRP 057 C
CTRP 058 C
4CTRP 059 C2CTRP 048 C2
CTRP 046 C2CTRP 047 C2CTRP 060 C2
CTRP 052 C3CTRP 053 C3 
CTRP 072 C4CTRP 055 C
CTRP 056 C
6 
CTRP 054 C3CTRP 068 C1.5 
CTRP 085 C1CTRP 082 C, 083 C, 084 C, or CTRP 070 C1 
 MGT 143 C1 
 17 16.5 4
Third Year
Fall TermUnits  
CTRP 076 C1.5  
CTRP 081 C2  
BIOL 160 C or HS 147 C13  
CTRP 074 C1  
CTRP 092 C2  
 9.5  
Total Units 83.5

Note: Students are advised to contact a Business counselor for any questions regarding this program.