Normal's largest accounting school is Alabama A & M University. In 2010, Alabama A & M University graduated approximately 12 students from its accounting program.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Normal in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,922 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Normal accounting schools was an average of $17,868 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Normal-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,792.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Normal, your job prospects are good. Normal's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.