With an overall population of 19,068 and a student population of 11,006, approximately 11,006 of Glassboro students attend one of Glassboro's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Glassboro, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Rowan University. In 2010, Rowan University graduated approximately 78 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 78 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Glassboro's accounting schools. If you decide to attend one of Glassboro's accounting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $24,592 per year in instate tuition and $31,666 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Glassboro. And if you live on campus at one of the Glassboro-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $9,958 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 Glassboro after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Glassboro, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 accountants in New Jersey were working in the greater Glassboro area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 2% in Glassboro. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Glassboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,530 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.