New Castle has a total population of 26,309 and a student population of 276. Of these students, 81 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
New Castle's largest accounting school is Erie Business Center-South. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Erie Business Center-South with credentials in accounting.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of New Castle's accounting schools. In 2009 tuition at accounting schools in New Castle was $5,820 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for accounting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as an accountant in New Castle, your job prospects are not very good. There were 83,000 accountants working in Pennsylvania and 2,030 working in the greater New Castle area in 2010. The government projects that the number of accountants in New Castle will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in New Castle, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,140 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.