There are 2 accounting schools in Salisbury, Maryland. Salisbury has a total population of 23,743 and a student population of 12,318. Of these students, 12,249 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Salisbury University is the largest accounting school in Salisbury, based on student population. Approximately 60 students graduated in 2010 from Salisbury University with credentials in accounting.
A reported 66 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Salisbury in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Salisbury's accounting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,688 per year in instate tuition and $27,184 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,550 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,070 per year, on average, for room and board at Salisbury-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,155.
If you plan on staying in Salisbury after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Salisbury, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 37 accountants in Maryland were working in the greater Salisbury area. Salisbury's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Salisbury is $33,470 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.