Astoria has a total population of 9,813 and a student population of 2,836. Of these students, 2,836 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Clatsop Community College is the largest accounting school in Astoria, based on student population. In 2010, Clatsop Community College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in accounting.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Astoria in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Astoria, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,808.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,224 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Astoria, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 27,510 accountants in Oregon, 1,260 were working in the greater Astoria area. The number of accountants in Astoria 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 Astoria is $32,010 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.