With an overall population of 57,107 and a student population of 2,971, approximately 994 of Brookline students attend one of Brookline's schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Brookline, by student population, is Newbury College-Brookline. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Accounting program at Newbury College-Brookline.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Brookline in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Brookline, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,500.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,230 per year, on average, for room and board at Brookline-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,500.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Brookline, your job prospects are not very good. There were 50,910 accountants working in Massachusetts and 22,640 working in the greater Brookline area in 2010. The number of accountants in Brookline is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Brookline is $40,760 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.