With an overall population of 33,011 and a student population of 3,267, approximately 3,267 of Puyallup students attend one of Puyallup's schools that offer accounting programs.
Pierce College at Puyallup is the largest accounting school in Puyallup, based on student population. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Pierce College at Puyallup with credentials in accounting.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in accounting in Puyallup in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,931 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $996 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 Puyallup, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 52,830 accountants in Washington State, 3,990 were working in the greater Puyallup area. Puyallup's accountant workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Puyallup, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,520 per year. This is higher than the average salary for accountants in the state.