There are 2 accounting schools in Metairie, Louisiana. With an overall population of 146,136 and a student population of 2,032, approximately 1,677 of Metairie students attend one of Metairie's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 2 accounting schools in Metairie, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus. In 2010, Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus graduated approximately 3 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an accounting certificate in Metairie. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Metairie was $1,004 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Metairie, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 28,880 accountants in Louisiana, 1,830 were working in the greater Metairie area. The number of accountants in Metairie is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Metairie is $26,540 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
5200 Blair Drive, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-5605
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111 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Ste 420, Metairie, Louisiana 70005