With an overall population of 6,682 and a student population of 8,211, approximately 8,211 of Senatobia students attend one of Senatobia's schools that offer accounting programs.
Senatobia's largest accounting school is Northwest Mississippi Community College. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from Northwest Mississippi Community College with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with an accounting degree in Senatobia. Tuition in 2009 at Senatobia's accounting schools was $7,950 per year for instate students and $9,950 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Senatobia-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,650.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Senatobia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 20,360 accountants in Mississippi, 6,000 were working in the greater Senatobia area. The number of accountants in Senatobia is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Senatobia is $33,790 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.