Old Westbury, New York has 2 accounting schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in accounting. Old Westbury has a total population of 4,228 and a student population of 13,068. Of these students, 13,068 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Old Westbury's largest accounting school is SUNY College at Old Westbury. In 2010, SUNY College at Old Westbury graduated approximately 95 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 179 students graduated with an accounting degree in Old Westbury. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,939 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Old Westbury accounting schools was an average of $32,889 per year in 2009.
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 $9,955 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $19,113.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Old Westbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 144,380 accountants in New York. Of these accountants, 21,770 were working in the greater Old Westbury area. The number of accountants in Old Westbury is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Old Westbury, 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.
Northern Blvd, Old Westbury, New York 11568-8000
223 Store Hill Rd, Old Westbury, New York 11568-0210
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