Claremore has a general population of 15,873 and an overall student population of 4,666. Approximately 4,235 of Claremore's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Claremore's largest accounting school is Rogers State University. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Accounting program at Rogers State University.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with an accounting degree in Claremore. If you decide to attend one of Claremore's accounting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,873 per year in instate tuition and $22,330 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,590 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Claremore-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $7,690 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,979.
If you plan on staying in Claremore after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Claremore, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. There were 34,310 accountants working in Oklahoma and 8,580 working in the greater Claremore area in 2010. The government projects that the number of accountants in Claremore will increase by 11% 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 Claremore is $29,830 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.