Largo has a total population of 69,371 and a student population of 1,644. Of these students, 1,096 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Largo's largest accounting school is Everest University-Largo. Approximately 27 students graduated in 2010 from Everest University-Largo with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Largo's accounting schools. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Largo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,048.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Largo.
If you plan on staying in Largo after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Largo, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 123,800 accountants in Florida. Of these accountants, 15,920 were working in the greater Largo area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Largo will 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 Largo is $31,290 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.