Walla Walla has a total population of 29,686 and a student population of 6,568. Of these students, 5,053 are enrolled in schools that offer accounting programs.
Of the 1 accounting schools in Walla Walla, the largest accounting school, by student population, is Walla Walla Community College. In 2010, Walla Walla Community College graduated approximately 69 students from its accounting program.
A total of 69 students graduated with credentials in accounting from accounting schools in Walla Walla in 2010. If you decide to attend a accounting school in Walla Walla, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,171.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a accounting program in Walla Walla.
Many accounting graduates choose to work as accountants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Walla Walla, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 52,830 accountants in Washington State, 930 were working in the greater Walla Walla area. The government projects that the number of accountants in Walla Walla will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for accountants.
As an accountant in Walla Walla, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,550 per year. This is lower than the average salary for accountants in the state.