With an overall population of 15,889 and a student population of 4,225, approximately 2,136 of Greensburg students attend one of Greensburg's schools that offer accounting programs.
The largest accounting school in Greensburg, by student population, is Seton Hill University. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Accounting program at Seton Hill University.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Greensburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Greensburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,622.
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, you will face an additional expense of $8,550 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,922.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Greensburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 83,000 accountants working in Pennsylvania and 13,740 working in the greater Greensburg area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 2% in Greensburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Greensburg is $32,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.