Owensboro, Kentucky has 3 accounting schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in accounting. With an overall population of 54,067 and a student population of 8,325, approximately 1,967 of Owensboro students attend one of Owensboro's schools that offer accounting programs.
Brescia University is the largest accounting school in Owensboro, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Brescia University with credentials in accounting.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Owensboro in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Owensboro was $15,426 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,450 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,020 per year, on average, for room and board at Owensboro-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,599.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Owensboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 27,190 accountants in Kentucky. Of these accountants, 690 were working in the greater Owensboro area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Owensboro will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Owensboro is $27,490 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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