Georgetown has a total population of 4,643 and a student population of 4,617. Of these students, 4,617 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Georgetown's largest accounting school is Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Accounting program at Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens.
In 2010, 45 students graduated with an accounting certificate from one of Georgetown's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Georgetown was $2,816 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Georgetown after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Georgetown, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,640 accountants in Delaware. Of these accountants, 920 were working in the greater Georgetown area. Georgetown's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Georgetown is $31,790 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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