With an overall population of 51,874 and a student population of 516, approximately 360 of Elkhart students attend one of Elkhart's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Elkhart, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Harrison College-Elkhart. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Accounting program at Harrison College-Elkhart.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Elkhart in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Elkhart was $11,535 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,575 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Elkhart after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Elkhart, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 44,030 accountants in Indiana. Of these accountants, 1,470 were working in the greater Elkhart area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Elkhart will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Elkhart, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.