Marion has a total population of 4,943 and a student population of 1,556. Of these students, 1,556 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Marion's largest accounting school is McDowell Technical Community College. In 2010, McDowell Technical Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in accounting.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Marion in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,668 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Marion.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marion, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 56,960 accountants in North Carolina. Of these accountants, 2,490 were working in the greater Marion area. The number of accountants in Marion is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Marion is $28,960 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.