Of the 1 accounting schools in Standish, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Saint Joseph's College of Maine. In 2010, Saint Joseph's College of Maine graduated approximately 5 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Standish's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Standish was $26,050 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Standish. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,350.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Standish, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,000 accountants working in Maine and 2,110 working in the greater Standish area in 2010. The number of accountants in Standish is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Standish is $35,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.