Hiram has a total population of 1,242 and a student population of 1,395. Of these students, 1,395 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Hiram's largest accounting school is Hiram College. In 2010, Hiram College graduated approximately 24 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with an accounting degree in Hiram. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Hiram was $27,135 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Hiram. And if you live on campus at one of the Hiram-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $9,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,130.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Hiram, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 73,730 accountants in Ohio, 3,800 were working in the greater Hiram area. The number of accountants in Hiram is expected to increase by 4% 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 Hiram is $31,280 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.