With an overall population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341, approximately 4,278 of Butler students attend one of Butler's schools that offer accounting programs.
Butler's largest accounting school is Butler County Community College. In 2010, Butler County Community College graduated approximately 11 students from its accounting program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Butler in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Butler, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,970.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Butler.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Butler, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 83,000 accountants in Pennsylvania. Of these accountants, 13,740 were working in the greater Butler area. The number of accountants in Butler is expected to 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 Butler is $32,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.