With an overall population of 11,182 and a student population of 4,688, approximately 4,688 of Benton Harbor students attend one of Benton Harbor's schools that offer accounting programs.
Benton Harbor's largest accounting school is Lake Michigan College. In 2010, Lake Michigan College graduated approximately 6 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Benton Harbor's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Benton Harbor was $3,105 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Benton Harbor.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Benton Harbor, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 55,310 accountants in Michigan, 680 were working in the greater Benton Harbor area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 5% in Benton Harbor. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Benton Harbor is $30,560 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.
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