With an overall population of 16,461 and a student population of 2,285, approximately 2,285 of Aberdeen students attend one of Aberdeen's schools that offer accounting programs.
Aberdeen's largest accounting school is Grays Harbor College. In 2010, Grays Harbor College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in accounting.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Aberdeen in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,816 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for accounting related books and supplies each year.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aberdeen, your job prospects are not very good. There were 52,830 accountants working in Washington State and 1,090 working in the greater Aberdeen area in 2010. The number of accountants in Aberdeen is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an accountant in Aberdeen is $31,940 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for accountants.