Vincennes has a general population of 18,701 and an overall student population of 14,059. Approximately 13,947 of Vincennes's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Vincennes University is the largest accounting school in Vincennes, based on student population. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Vincennes University with credentials in accounting.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Vincennes in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,512 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Vincennes accounting schools was an average of $21,456 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,014 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Vincennes. And if you live on campus at one of the Vincennes-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $7,316 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,196.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Vincennes, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 accountants in Indiana were working in the greater Vincennes area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Vincennes will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Vincennes, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,200 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.