Westminster has a total population of 100,940 and a student population of 19,001. Of these students, 18,713 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Westminster, by student population, is Front Range Community College. In 2010, Front Range Community College graduated approximately 48 students from its accounting program.
A total of 48 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Westminster in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Westminster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,338.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,749 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Westminster.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Westminster, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 30,870 accountants in Colorado, 19,140 were working in the greater Westminster area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 9% in Westminster. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Westminster is $64,260 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.