Frostburg has a total population of 7,873 and a student population of 5,385. Of these students, 5,385 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Frostburg State University is the largest accounting school in Frostburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Accounting program at Frostburg State University.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Frostburg in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Frostburg's accounting schools was $17,004 per year for instate students and $27,200 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Frostburg, your job prospects are average. There were 30,120 accountants working in Maryland and 310 working in the greater Frostburg area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 9% in Frostburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Frostburg is $29,430 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.