District Of Columbia contains nine schools that offer bookkeeping programs. George Washington University, the highest-ranking bookkeeping school in DC, has a total student population of 25,061 and is the 52nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 bookkeeping schools in District Of Columbia, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Catholic University of America comes out as the most expensive ($32,122/yr), with University of the District of Columbia as the lowest recorded at only $7,881/yr.
Bookkeeping students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become bookkeepers, bookkeeping clerks, accounting managers, accounting officers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,757,870 people working as bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,750. Also, Accountants and auditors make on average $67,430 per year and there are about 1,106,980 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 10,790 employed accountants and auditors earning an average yearly salary of $79,990. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this state earn $47,100/yr and there are 4,520 employed.
Also, within the bookkeeping schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from bookkeeping, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.