Fairfield has a total population of 2,569 and a student population of 2,298. Of these students, 2,298 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Fairfield, by student population, is Kennebec Valley Community College. In 2010, Kennebec Valley Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Fairfield's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Fairfield was $3,114 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,094 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Fairfield.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Fairfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,000 accountants in Maine. Of these accountants, 2,410 were working in the greater Fairfield area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Fairfield will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Fairfield is $31,610 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.