Pella has a general population of 9,832 and an overall student population of 1,636. Approximately 1,636 of Pella's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Central College is the largest accounting school in Pella, based on student population. In 2010, Central College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Pella's accounting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,010 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $980 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,368 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Pella after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Pella, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 25,290 accountants in Iowa. Of these accountants, 2,760 were working in the greater Pella area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Pella will increase by 10% 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 Pella is $28,810 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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