Pembroke has a total population of 2,399 and a student population of 6,661. Of these students, 6,661 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Pembroke's largest accounting school is University of North Carolina at Pembroke. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Pembroke graduated approximately 7 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Pembroke's accounting schools. Tuition in 2009 at Pembroke's accounting schools was $15,199 per year for instate students and $24,406 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,294.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Pembroke, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 56,960 accountants in North Carolina, 3,540 were working in the greater Pembroke area. The number of accountants in Pembroke is expected 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 Pembroke is $29,090 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.
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