Adelphi, MD has one bookkeeping school within its city limits. University of Maryland-University College has a total student population of 37,347. It is the 5214th highest ranked school in the USA and the 66th highest in the state of Maryland (#1 is Johns Hopkins University).
Bookkeeping students from Adelphi 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 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area alone, there are 29,880 employed accountants and auditors earning an average salary of $78,840. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this area earn $42,660/yr and there are 23,570 employed.
Adelphi lies in Prince George's county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan area has 2,300,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $29/hr average worker wage, and a $60,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 10 out of every 1000 jobs in Adelphi are held by bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, and 13/1000 are held by accountants and auditors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Maryland-University College ends up costing a student $17,626/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Adelphi|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||2.6 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||8.4 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||8.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||13.6 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||16.9 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||20.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||30.6 miles|