With an overall population of 8,399 and a student population of 6,988, approximately 6,988 of Farmingdale students attend one of Farmingdale's schools that offer accounting programs.
Farmingdale's largest accounting school is Farmingdale State College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Accounting program at Farmingdale State College.
Tuition in 2009 at Farmingdale's accounting schools was $19,968 per year for instate students and $27,868 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,245 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Farmingdale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,090 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,530.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Farmingdale, your job prospects are not very good. There were 144,380 accountants working in New York and 21,770 working in the greater Farmingdale area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to decrease by 0% in Farmingdale. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Farmingdale, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.