Oil City has a general population of 11,504 and an overall student population of 131. Approximately 60 of Oil City's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Oil City, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Du Bois Business College. In 2010, Du Bois Business College graduated approximately 4 students from its accounting program.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Oil City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,930 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Oil City.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oil City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 83,000 accountants in Pennsylvania. Of these accountants, 2,030 were working in the greater Oil City area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Oil City will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Oil City, 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.