With an overall population of 38,310 and a student population of 1,757, approximately 1,021 of Muskogee students attend one of Muskogee's schools that offer accounting programs.
Muskogee's largest accounting school is Bacone College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Accounting program at Bacone College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,700 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,000 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Muskogee-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Muskogee after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Muskogee, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 34,310 accountants in Oklahoma. Of these accountants, 2,440 were working in the greater Muskogee area. Muskogee's accountant workforce is projected to 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 Muskogee is $25,290 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.