Bristol has a general population of 22,469 and an overall student population of 4,587. Approximately 4,587 of Bristol's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Bristol, by student population, is Roger Williams University. In 2010, Roger Williams University graduated approximately 31 students from its accounting program.
A total of 31 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Bristol in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,700 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Bristol. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,290 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,650.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Bristol, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 accountants in Rhode Island were working in the greater Bristol area. Bristol's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Bristol is $36,340 per year, which is the same as the average for accountants state-wide.