Baldwin City has a total population of 3,400 and a student population of 3,853. Of these students, 3,853 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Baldwin City, by student population, is Baker University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Baker University with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Baldwin City's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Baldwin City was $21,130 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Baldwin City. And if you live on campus at one of the Baldwin City-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Baldwin City after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Baldwin City, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 47 accountants in Kansas were working in the greater Baldwin City area. Baldwin City's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 9% 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 Baldwin City is $29,360 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.