With an overall population of 8,227 and a student population of 2,266, approximately 2,266 of Doylestown students attend one of Doylestown's schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Doylestown, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Delaware Valley College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Accounting program at Delaware Valley College.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an accounting degree in Doylestown. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Doylestown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,742.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for accounting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Doylestown-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $9,836 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,842.
If you plan on staying in Doylestown after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Doylestown, which is the most popular accounting profession, are not very good. There were 83,000 accountants working in Pennsylvania and 22,640 working in the greater Doylestown area in 2010. Doylestown's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Doylestown is $39,180 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.