With an overall population of 23,971 and a student population of 2,113, approximately 2,113 of Lodi students attend one of Lodi's schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Lodi, by student population, is Felician College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Accounting program at Felician College.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an accounting degree in Lodi. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Lodi was $25,050 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Lodi. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,520.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lodi, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 60,500 accountants in New Jersey. Of these accountants, 66,090 were working in the greater Lodi area. The number of accountants in Lodi is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Lodi, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,100 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.