Caldwell has a general population of 25,967 and an overall student population of 1,013. Approximately 1,013 of Caldwell's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Caldwell's largest accounting school is The College of Idaho. In 2010, The College of Idaho graduated approximately 4 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Caldwell's accounting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,070 per year in tuition costs.
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 $7,478 per year, on average, for room and board at Caldwell-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Caldwell, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,020 accountants in Idaho. Of these accountants, 3,270 were working in the greater Caldwell area. Caldwell's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Caldwell, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,780 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.