West Burlington has a general population of 3,161 and an overall student population of 3,754. Approximately 3,754 of West Burlington's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in West Burlington, by student population, is Southeastern Community College. In 2010, Southeastern Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in accounting.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in accounting in West Burlington in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at West Burlington's accounting schools was $11,614 per year for instate students and $11,764 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $940 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,310 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,304.
If you plan on staying in West Burlington after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in West Burlington, 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 West Burlington area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 10% in West Burlington. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in West Burlington is $28,810 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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