Augusta has a total population of 18,560 and a student population of 5,054. Of these students, 5,054 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Augusta, the largest accounting school, by student population, is University of Maine at Augusta. In 2010, University of Maine at Augusta graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Augusta's accounting schools. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Augusta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $6,855.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,040 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Augusta.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Augusta, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 accountants in Maine were working in the greater Augusta area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 1% in Augusta. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Augusta, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,610 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.