Newark has a general population of 46,279 and an overall student population of 8,349. Approximately 4,350 of Newark's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Newark, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Central Ohio Technical College. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Accounting program at Central Ohio Technical College.
A total of 32 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Newark in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Newark was $3,600 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Newark.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newark, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 73,730 accountants in Ohio. Of these accountants, 12,070 were working in the greater Newark area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Newark will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Newark is $35,500 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.