With an overall population of 10,843 and a student population of 2,073, approximately 2,073 of Siloam Springs students attend one of Siloam Springs's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Siloam Springs, the largest accounting school, by student population, is John Brown University. In 2010, John Brown University graduated approximately 8 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an accounting degree in Siloam Springs. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Siloam Springs was $18,880 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Siloam Springs. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,876 per year, on average, for room and board at Siloam Springs-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Siloam Springs, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 20,490 accountants in Arkansas, 2,660 were working in the greater Siloam Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 9% in Siloam Springs. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Siloam Springs is $30,040 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.