Gresham has a general population of 90,205 and an overall student population of 8,897. Approximately 8,897 of Gresham's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Gresham, by student population, is Mt Hood Community College. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Accounting program at Mt Hood Community College.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Gresham in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,521 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,230 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Gresham.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Gresham, your job prospects are average. There were 27,510 accountants working in Oregon and 14,600 working in the greater Gresham area in 2010. The number of accountants in Gresham 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 Gresham is $35,970 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.