Kutztown has a total population of 5,067 and a student population of 10,634. Of these students, 10,634 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is the largest accounting school in Kutztown, based on student population. In 2010, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 68 students with credentials in accounting.
A reported 68 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Kutztown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,795 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kutztown accounting schools was an average of $27,231 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Kutztown. And if you live on campus at one of the Kutztown-based accounting schools, you will have an added expense of $7,698 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Kutztown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 83,000 accountants in Pennsylvania, 1,980 were working in the greater Kutztown area. Kutztown'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.
As an accountant in Kutztown, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,870 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.