Alexandria has a total population of 46,342 and a student population of 3,476. Of these students, 521 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Alexandria, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Central Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus. In 2010, Central Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus graduated approximately 55 students from its accounting program.
A reported 55 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Alexandria in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $995 per year in tuition costs.
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 Alexandria.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Alexandria, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 34 accountants in Louisiana were working in the greater Alexandria area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 8% in Alexandria. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Alexandria is $29,520 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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