With an overall population of 25,625 and a student population of 2,043, approximately 2,043 of Carlsbad students attend one of Carlsbad's schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Carlsbad, by student population, is New Mexico State University-Carlsbad. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Carlsbad graduated approximately 0 students from its accounting program.
In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Carlsbad was $1,286 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,032 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Carlsbad, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 accountants in New Mexico were working in the greater Carlsbad area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 6% in Carlsbad. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Carlsbad, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.