Whiting has a general population of 5,137 and an overall student population of 1,292. Approximately 1,292 of Whiting's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Whiting's largest accounting school is Calumet College of Saint Joseph. In 2010, Calumet College of Saint Joseph graduated approximately 8 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Whiting's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Whiting was $13,220 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Whiting, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 accountants in Indiana were working in the greater Whiting area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Whiting will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Whiting is $30,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.