Greenvale has a total population of 2,231 and a student population of 11,749. Of these students, 11,749 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Greenvale, by student population, is Long Island University-C W Post Campus. In 2010, Long Island University-C W Post Campus graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with an accounting degree in Greenvale. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,708 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Greenvale. And if you live on campus at one of the Greenvale-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $10,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,808.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greenvale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 144,380 accountants in New York, 21,770 were working in the greater Greenvale area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to decrease by 0% in Greenvale. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Greenvale is $40,230 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.