Stockton, CA (population: 291,422) has three accounting schools within its city limits. Heald College-Stockton, the highest ranked school in the city with an accounting program, has a total student population of 1,545. It is the 4134th highest ranked school in the USA and the 385th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about accounting programs in Stockton, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of accounting professors at Heald College such as Ali Anwar.
Accounting students from Stockton 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.
Stockton lies in San Joaquin county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Stockton area has 208,630 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $20/hr average worker wage, and a $42,060 average annual salary.
Of the 3 accounting schools in Stockton, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heald College-Stockton comes out as the most expensive ($17,472/yr) for accounting students, with San Joaquin Delta College as the lowest, reported at only $6,677/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Stockton|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||40.1 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||42.8 miles|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||43.6 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||44.7 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||46.5 miles|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||49.3 miles|
|San Jose||CA||977,893||9||20.6572||297||55.0 miles|
|Santa Clara||CA||112,889||4||29.9373||188||55.0 miles|