ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - Jan 28, 2013) - Brown College of Court Reporting, a leader in the field of court reporting with a national reputation for excellence, will host an open house on Saturday, February 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to introduce prospective students to the roles of court reporter and paralegal. A new paralegal certificate program will start at Brown College of Court Reporting on April 1. The open house is free but attendees should RSVP by calling (888)601-9018 or registering at http://bccropenhouseevent.eventbrite.com/%23#. Brown College of Court Reporting is located at 1900 Emery St., NW, Suite 200, Atlanta.
During the open house, attendees can meet faculty and students, and attend a presentation about financial aid. Additionally, a court reporter will discuss the legal profession and share career experiences. There will also be realtime demonstrations of voice writing and stenography.
"Our programs offer students an opportunity to learn about a critical role in the legal process," said Marita Carey, director of admissions for Brown College of Court Reporting. "We encourage anyone who is interested in the legal field to attend the open house to learn more about Brown College of Court Reporting and potential job opportunities following graduation."
The Department of Labor projects that through 2020, the demand for court reporters is expected to grow 14 percent, and 18 percent for paralegals and legal assistants. Brown College has been the starting point for many successful court reporters since it was founded in 1972, providing students with skills that are in high demand and by offering a high placement assistance rate.
About Brown College of Court Reporting
Founded in 1972 by Forrest M. Brown, a leader in the field of court reporting, Brown College has launched many successful careers. Over the years, Brown College has developed a national reputation for excellence and prides itself on adapting to industry trends and technological advances to ensure its graduates have the educational, technological and professional foundation they need for success. In 2009, Brown was purchased by Coyne American Institute Inc. Established in 1899, Coyne has over a century of career training excellence and two campuses in the Chicago area. More information on Brown College can be found at www.bccr.edu or by calling (888)601-9018. You can also follow Brown College on Facebook® at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Brown-College-of-Court-Reporting/131169993583754.