Montgomery, AL (population: 200,848) has five accounting schools within its city limits. Huntingdon College, the highest ranked school in the city with an accounting program, has a total student population of 1,075. It is the 522nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus). To learn more about accounting programs in Montgomery, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of accounting professors at Huntingdon College such as Ramamohana Guttikonda, Amy Hulsey, Robert Palmer, and Barbara White.
Accounting students from Montgomery schools who go on to become accountants, finance accountants, forensic accountants, tax accountants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Financial analysts make on average $85,240 per year and there are about 235,240 of them employed in the US today.
Montgomery lies in Montgomery county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Montgomery area has 163,040 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,330 average annual salary.
Of the 5 accounting schools in Montgomery, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Huntingdon College comes out as the most expensive ($18,416/yr) for accounting students, with Alabama State University as the lowest, reported at only $8,173/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Montgomery|
|Alexander City||AL||-||1||11.6004||38||45.3 miles|
|Auburn University||AL||-||1||74.9047||131||49.5 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||75.2 miles|