With an overall population of 1,832 and a student population of 3,699, approximately 3,699 of Dryden students attend one of Dryden's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Dryden, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Tompkins Cortland Community College. In 2010, Tompkins Cortland Community College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an accounting degree in Dryden. If you decide to attend one of Dryden's accounting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,231 per year in instate tuition and $18,111 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Dryden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Dryden-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,531.
If you plan on staying in Dryden after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Dryden, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 90 accountants in New York were working in the greater Dryden area. The number of accountants in Dryden is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Dryden is $34,710 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.