Gardner has a general population of 20,770 and an overall student population of 4,761. Approximately 4,761 of Gardner's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Mount Wachusett Community College is the largest accounting school in Gardner, based on student population. In 2010, Mount Wachusett Community College graduated approximately 18 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with an accounting certificate in Gardner. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Gardner, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,110.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Gardner after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Gardner, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 50,910 accountants in Massachusetts, 650 were working in the greater Gardner area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Gardner will decrease by 0% 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 Gardner is $36,180 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.