Leavenworth has a general population of 35,420 and an overall student population of 1,072. Approximately 1,072 of Leavenworth's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
University of Saint Mary is the largest accounting school in Leavenworth, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from University of Saint Mary with credentials in accounting.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Leavenworth in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Leavenworth was $18,950 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Leavenworth. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Leavenworth, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 23,080 accountants in Kansas. Of these accountants, 12,650 were working in the greater Leavenworth area. Leavenworth's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Leavenworth is $33,940 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.