There are 2 accounting schools in Garden City, New York. With an overall population of 21,672 and a student population of 31,060, approximately 30,670 of Garden City students attend one of Garden City's schools that offer accounting programs.
Garden City's largest accounting school is Nassau Community College. Approximately 59 students graduated in 2010 from Nassau Community College with credentials in accounting.
A total of 88 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Garden City in 2010. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Garden City was $15,078 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,719.
If you plan on staying in Garden City after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Garden City, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 144,380 accountants in New York, 21,770 were working in the greater Garden City area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Garden City will 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 Garden City is $40,230 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.
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