Newberg has a general population of 18,064 and an overall student population of 3,388. Approximately 3,388 of Newberg's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
George Fox University is the largest accounting school in Newberg, based on student population. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from George Fox University with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Newberg's accounting schools. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Newberg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,180.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Newberg-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,080.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Newberg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 accountants in Oregon were working in the greater Newberg area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Newberg will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Newberg, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,970 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.