Cranford has a total population of 22,578 and a student population of 12,751. Of these students, 12,751 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Cranford, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Union County College. In 2010, Union County College graduated approximately 14 students from its accounting program.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Cranford in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Cranford, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,904.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Cranford, your job prospects are not very good. There were 60,500 accountants working in New Jersey and 13,120 working in the greater Cranford area in 2010. Cranford's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 2% 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 Cranford is $39,710 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.