If you are interested in pursuing accounting, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 accounting schools in Daytona Beach, Florida. With an overall population of 64,112 and a student population of 41,474, approximately 20,966 of Daytona Beach students attend one of Daytona Beach's schools that offer accounting programs.
Daytona Beach's largest accounting school is Bethune-Cookman University. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Accounting program at Bethune-Cookman University.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Daytona Beach's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Daytona Beach was $7,801 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Daytona Beach-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $7,672 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,190.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Daytona Beach, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 48 accountants in Florida were working in the greater Daytona Beach area. Daytona Beach's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 4% 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 Daytona Beach is $28,710 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach, Florida 32114
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640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3099