Holyoke has a total population of 39,838 and a student population of 7,473. Of these students, 7,473 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Holyoke Community College is the largest accounting school in Holyoke, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Accounting program at Holyoke Community College.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Holyoke in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Holyoke was $3,072 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Holyoke.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Holyoke, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 50,910 accountants in Massachusetts. Of these accountants, 3,620 were working in the greater Holyoke area. Holyoke's accountant workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Holyoke, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,990 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.