Typists and Word Processors

Most employers require that typists and word processors be high school graduates and able to type accurately at a rate of at least 40–50 words per minute. Typists need a good knowledge of spelling, grammar, and punctuation and may be required to be familiar with standard office equipment. Recommended high school classes include English, speech, typing, computer science, and business. 


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