Bryn Mawr has a total population of 4,382 and a student population of 4,243. Of these students, 940 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Rosemont College is the largest accounting school in Bryn Mawr, based on student population. In 2010, Rosemont College graduated approximately 7 students from its accounting program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Bryn Mawr in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,250 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bryn Mawr-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $10,580 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,598.
If you plan on staying in Bryn Mawr after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Bryn Mawr, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 83,000 accountants in Pennsylvania. Of these accountants, 22,640 were working in the greater Bryn Mawr area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Bryn Mawr will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Bryn Mawr is $39,180 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.