There are 2 accounting schools in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Santa Fe has a total population of 62,203 and a student population of 6,003. Of these students, 4,851 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Santa Fe's largest accounting school is Santa Fe Community College. In 2010, Santa Fe Community College graduated approximately 16 students from its accounting program.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Santa Fe in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,808 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,125 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Santa Fe. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,094 per year, on average, for room and board at Santa Fe-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,381.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Santa Fe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 14,100 accountants in New Mexico. Of these accountants, 1,110 were working in the greater Santa Fe area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Santa Fe will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Santa Fe, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,660 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.
6401 Richards Ave, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87508-4887
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1600 St. Michael's Drive, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505-7634