With an overall population of 17,257 and a student population of 15,173, approximately 14,944 of Rexburg students attend one of Rexburg's schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Rexburg, by student population, is Brigham Young University-Idaho. In 2010, Brigham Young University-Idaho graduated approximately 156 students from its accounting program.
A reported 156 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Rexburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,580 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,152 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Rexburg-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,294.
If you plan on staying in Rexburg after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Rexburg, which is the most popular accounting profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 accountants in Idaho were working in the greater Rexburg area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Rexburg will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Rexburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.