With an overall population of 94,304 and a student population of 10,017, approximately 7,941 of Brockton students attend one of Brockton's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Brockton, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Massasoit Community College. In 2010, Massasoit Community College graduated approximately 9 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Brockton's accounting schools. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Brockton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,288.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Brockton after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Brockton, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 50,910 accountants in Massachusetts, 1,210 were working in the greater Brockton area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to decrease by 0% in Brockton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Brockton is $37,570 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.