With an overall population of 14,136 and a student population of 5,337, approximately 5,337 of Centralia students attend one of Centralia's schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Centralia, by student population, is Kaskaskia College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Kaskaskia College with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an accounting degree in Centralia. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,592 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Centralia, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 74,880 accountants in Illinois. Of these accountants, 1,640 were working in the greater Centralia area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 8% in Centralia. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Centralia is $26,390 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.