With an overall population of 23,462 and a student population of 5,674, approximately 5,674 of Park Forest students attend one of Park Forest's schools that offer accounting programs.
Governors State University is the largest accounting school in Park Forest, based on student population. In 2010, Governors State University graduated approximately 60 students from its accounting program.
A total of 60 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Park Forest in 2010.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Park Forest, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 accountants in Illinois were working in the greater Park Forest area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Park Forest will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Park Forest, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,650 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.
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