Fall River has a total population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601. Of these students, 8,767 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Fall River's largest accounting school is Bristol Community College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Bristol Community College with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an accounting certificate from one of Fall River's accounting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,578 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Fall River after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Fall River, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 50,910 accountants in Massachusetts, 7,860 were working in the greater Fall River area. The number of accountants in Fall River is expected to decrease by 0% 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 Fall River is $36,340 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.