Mount Vernon has a total population of 2,082 and a student population of 1,049. Of these students, 1,049 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Mount Vernon's largest accounting school is Brewton-Parker College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Brewton-Parker College with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Mount Vernon's accounting schools. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Mount Vernon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $15,390.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,323 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mount Vernon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 38 accountants in Georgia were working in the greater Mount Vernon area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 16% in Mount Vernon. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Mount Vernon is $26,250 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.