Spring has a total population of 36,385 and a student population of 46,596. Of these students, 46,504 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Spring's largest accounting school is Lone Star College System. In 2010, approximately 122 students graduated from the Accounting program at Lone Star College System.
A total of 122 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Spring in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,200 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Spring.
If you plan on staying in Spring after graduating from accounting school, you should know that job prospects for accountants in Spring, which is the most popular accounting profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 accountants in Texas were working in the greater Spring area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Spring will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Spring is $35,760 per year, which is higher than the average for accountants state-wide.