Nampa, Idaho has 2 accounting schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in accounting. With an overall population of 51,867 and a student population of 5,707, approximately 5,633 of Nampa students attend one of Nampa's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 2 accounting schools in Nampa, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Northwest Nazarene University. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Accounting program at Northwest Nazarene University.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Nampa in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Nampa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,814.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,045 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,830 per year, on average, for room and board at Nampa-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,218.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Nampa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 accountants in Idaho were working in the greater Nampa area. The number of accountants in Nampa is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Nampa is $32,780 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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