Monroe has a total population of 22,076 and a student population of 9,446. Of these students, 4,624 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Monroe, by student population, is Monroe County Community College. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Monroe County Community College with credentials in accounting.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Monroe in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Monroe was $2,240 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monroe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 134 accountants in Michigan were working in the greater Monroe area. Monroe's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Monroe is $31,560 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.