Nanticoke has a general population of 10,955 and an overall student population of 7,130. Approximately 7,130 of Nanticoke's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Luzerne County Community College is the largest accounting school in Nanticoke, based on student population. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Luzerne County Community College with credentials in accounting.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Nanticoke in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Nanticoke, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,090.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in accounting, if you decide to work as an accountant in Nanticoke, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 83,000 accountants in Pennsylvania. Of these accountants, 3,100 were working in the greater Nanticoke area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 2% in Nanticoke. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Nanticoke is $31,000 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.