Pendleton has a total population of 16,354 and a student population of 2,720. Of these students, 2,720 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Pendleton's largest accounting school is Blue Mountain Community College. In 2010, Blue Mountain Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an accounting certificate in Pendleton. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Pendleton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,068.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,632 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Pendleton.
If you plan on staying in Pendleton after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Pendleton, which is the most popular accounting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 27,510 accountants in Oregon. Of these accountants, 1,900 were working in the greater Pendleton area. The number of accountants in Pendleton 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 Pendleton is $29,590 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.