With an overall population of 16,530 and a student population of 6,172, approximately 3,505 of Madison students attend one of Madison's schools that offer accounting programs.
Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham is the largest accounting school in Madison, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 58 students graduated from the Accounting program at Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham.
A reported 58 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Madison in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,174 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $908 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Madison. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,058 per year, on average, for room and board at Madison-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,982.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Madison, your job prospects are not very good. There were 60,500 accountants working in New Jersey and 13,120 working in the greater Madison area in 2010. The number of accountants in Madison is expected 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 Madison is $39,710 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
285 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940