Hyattsville has a general population of 14,733 and an overall student population of 38,823. Approximately 37,347 of Hyattsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
University of Maryland-University College is the largest accounting school in Hyattsville, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maryland-University College graduated approximately 262 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 403 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Hyattsville's accounting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,760 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Hyattsville.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Hyattsville, your job prospects are good. There were 25,440 accountants working in Maryland and 28,920 working in the greater Hyattsville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of accountants in Hyattsville will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Hyattsville, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,970 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.