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Accounting Schools in Gainesville, Florida

Accounting Schools in Gainesville, FL

There are 2 accounting schools in Gainesville, Florida. Gainesville has a total population of 95,447 and a student population of 66,405. Of these students, 51,117 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.

The largest accounting school in Gainesville, by student population, is University of Florida. In 2010, University of Florida graduated approximately 301 students with credentials in accounting.

A total of 302 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Gainesville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Gainesville's accounting schools was $16,183 per year for instate students and $35,554 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,183 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Gainesville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,396.

Accounting Salaries and Career Outlook in Gainesville

After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Gainesville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 123,800 accountants in Florida. Of these accountants, 1,470 were working in the greater Gainesville area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Gainesville will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.

As an accountant in Gainesville, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Accounting Degree in Gainesville
  • Associates Degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Accounting Classes
  • Accounting Courses
  • Accounting Training

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Current Listings

  1. 1University of FloridaUniversity of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2City College Branch CampusCity College Branch Campus

    7001 N.W. 4th Blvd., Gainesville, Florida 32607

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree