Selinsgrove has a general population of 5,383 and an overall student population of 2,231. Approximately 2,231 of Selinsgrove's students are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Selinsgrove, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Susquehanna University. In 2010, Susquehanna University graduated approximately 15 students from its accounting program.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with an accounting degree from one of Selinsgrove's accounting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $32,450 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for accounting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $34,600.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Selinsgrove, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 83,000 accountants in Pennsylvania, 2,470 were working in the greater Selinsgrove area. By the year 2018, the number of accountants is expected to increase by 2% in Selinsgrove. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Selinsgrove is $29,820 per year, which is lower than the average for accountants state-wide.