With an overall population of 7,719 and a student population of 625, approximately 625 of Clarksville students attend one of Clarksville's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Clarksville, the largest accounting school, by student population, is University of the Ozarks. In 2010, University of the Ozarks graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an accounting degree in Clarksville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,900 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 Clarksville. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarksville-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $9,350 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Clarksville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 20,490 accountants in Arkansas. Of these accountants, 870 were working in the greater Clarksville area. The number of accountants in Clarksville is expected 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 Clarksville is $24,850 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.