Belmont has a total population of 8,705 and a student population of 1,638. Of these students, 1,638 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Belmont's largest accounting school is Belmont Abbey College. In 2010, Belmont Abbey College graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Belmont's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in Belmont was $22,512 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Belmont-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $9,948 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Belmont, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 accountants in North Carolina were working in the greater Belmont area. Belmont's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Belmont is $33,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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