Loretto has a general population of 1,190 and an overall student population of 2,300. Approximately 2,300 of Loretto's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Loretto, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Saint Francis University. Approximately 36 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Francis University with credentials in accounting.
A total of 36 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Loretto in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Loretto, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,554.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,716 per year, on average, for room and board at Loretto-based accounting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,554.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Loretto, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 82 accountants in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Loretto area. Loretto's accountant workforce is projected 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 Loretto is $25,630 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.