Monticello has a general population of 9,146 and an overall student population of 3,564. Approximately 3,479 of Monticello's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
University of Arkansas at Monticello is the largest accounting school in Monticello, based on student population. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from University of Arkansas at Monticello with credentials in accounting.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Monticello in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,230 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Monticello accounting schools was an average of $17,490 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board at Monticello-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Monticello, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 accountants in Arkansas were working in the greater Monticello area. Monticello'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 Monticello is $27,640 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.