Worcester, MA (population: 174,854) has two accounting schools within its city limits. Assumption College, the highest ranked school in the city with an accounting program, has a total student population of 2,794. It is the 2001st highest ranked school in the USA and the 84th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about accounting programs in Worcester, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of accounting professors at Assumption College such as Mary Clay, James Dupre, Joseph Foley, Dan Jones, Francis Marino, and Jennifer Niece.
Accounting students from Worcester 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.
Worcester lies in Worcester county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Worcester-CT area has 239,370 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $22.49/hr average worker wage, and a $46,790 average annual salary.
Of the 2 accounting schools in Worcester, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Assumption College comes out as the most expensive ($26,470/yr) for accounting students, with Becker College as the lowest, reported at only $21,639/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Worcester|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||32.2 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||32.9 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||39.9 miles|