La Verne has a total population of 31,638 and a student population of 7,482. Of these students, 7,482 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
University of La Verne is the largest accounting school in La Verne, based on student population. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from University of La Verne with credentials in accounting.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in La Verne in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in La Verne was $28,250 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in La Verne. And if you live on campus at one of the La Verne-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $10,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,128.
If you plan on staying in La Verne after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in La Verne, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 221,600 accountants in California, 54,700 were working in the greater La Verne area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 7% in La Verne. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in La Verne, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,090 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.