Oakland City has a general population of 2,588 and an overall student population of 2,550. Approximately 2,550 of Oakland City's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Oakland City University is the largest accounting school in Oakland City, based on student population. In 2010, Oakland City University graduated approximately 61 students with credentials in accounting.
A reported 63 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Oakland City in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Oakland City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $15,410.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,950 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,228 per year, on average, for room and board at Oakland City-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,110.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oakland City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 accountants in Indiana were working in the greater Oakland City area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 8% in Oakland City. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Oakland City is $29,690 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.