The largest accounting school in Farmington, by student population, is Tunxis Community College. In 2010, Tunxis Community College graduated approximately 13 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an accounting certificate in Farmington. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Farmington was $3,200 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Farmington, your job prospects are not very good. There were 23,440 accountants working in Connecticut and 6,340 working in the greater Farmington area in 2010. The government projects that the number of accountants in Farmington will increase by 2% 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 Farmington is $39,300 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.