Crownpoint has a general population of 2,630 and an overall student population of 751. Approximately 751 of Crownpoint's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Crownpoint's largest accounting school is Navajo Technical College. In 2010, Navajo Technical College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in accounting.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Crownpoint in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,555 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,420 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $4,815.
If you plan on staying in Crownpoint after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Crownpoint, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 14,100 accountants in New Mexico. Of these accountants, 1,130 were working in the greater Crownpoint area. Crownpoint's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 6% 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 Crownpoint is $28,230 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.