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Accounting Schools in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Accounting Schools in Kalamazoo, MI

If you are interested in pursuing accounting, you may want to consider attending one of the 3 accounting schools in Kalamazoo, Michigan. With an overall population of 77,145 and a student population of 38,972, approximately 37,440 of Kalamazoo students attend one of Kalamazoo's schools that offer accounting programs.

The largest accounting school in Kalamazoo, by student population, is Western Michigan University. In 2010, Western Michigan University graduated approximately 171 students with credentials in accounting.

A reported 212 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Kalamazoo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Kalamazoo's accounting schools was $20,298 per year for instate students and $31,418 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,784 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,169.

Accounting Salaries and Career Outlook in Kalamazoo

If you plan on staying in Kalamazoo after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Kalamazoo, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 55,310 accountants in Michigan. Of these accountants, 1,350 were working in the greater Kalamazoo area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 5% in Kalamazoo. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.

The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Kalamazoo is $33,160 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Accounting Degree in Kalamazoo
  • Associates Degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Accounting Classes
  • Accounting Courses
  • Accounting Training

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Current Listings

  1. 1Western Michigan UniversityWestern Michigan University

    1903 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5167

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Kalamazoo Valley Community CollegeKalamazoo Valley Community College

    6767 West O Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49003-4070

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  3. 3Everest Institute-KalamazooEverest Institute-Kalamazoo

    5177 W Main, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate