Pasco has a total population of 32,066 and a student population of 6,978. Of these students, 6,978 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Columbia Basin College is the largest accounting school in Pasco, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Accounting program at Columbia Basin College.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an accounting degree in Pasco. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Pasco, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,075.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,065 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Pasco.
If you decide to work as an accountant in Pasco, your job prospects are not very good. There were 52,830 accountants working in Washington State and 1,350 working in the greater Pasco area in 2010. The number of accountants in Pasco 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 Pasco is $35,720 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for accountants.