Albion has a general population of 9,144 and an overall student population of 1,738. Approximately 1,738 of Albion's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Albion, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Albion College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Accounting program at Albion College.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an accounting degree in Albion. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,006 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Albion-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $8,510 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Albion after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Albion, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 55,310 accountants in Michigan. Of these accountants, 410 were working in the greater Albion area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Albion will increase by 5% 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 Albion is $34,260 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.