Fayetteville, North Carolina has 3 accounting schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in accounting. With an overall population of 121,015 and a student population of 19,821, approximately 19,669 of Fayetteville students attend one of Fayetteville's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 3 accounting schools in Fayetteville, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Fayetteville State University. In 2010, Fayetteville State University graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in accounting.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Fayetteville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,445 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fayetteville accounting schools was an average of $31,617 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fayetteville-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,068.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fayetteville, your job prospects are average. There were 56,960 accountants working in North Carolina and 1,110 working in the greater Fayetteville area in 2010. Fayetteville's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Fayetteville, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.
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