North Mankato, MN has one bookkeeping school within its city limits. South Central College has a total student population of 4,091. It is the 4915th highest ranked school in the USA and the 91st highest in the state of Minnesota (#1 is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities).
Bookkeeping students from North Mankato 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 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 1,230 employed accountants and auditors earning an average salary of $56,710. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this area earn $30,910/yr and there are 3,440 employed.
North Mankato lies in Nicollet county, which is one of the 61 counties in Minnesota. Overall, the Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area has 225,640 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.3% unemployment rate, $17.57/hr average worker wage, and a $36,540 average annual salary. Thus, about 15.229 out of every 1000 jobs in North Mankato are held by bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, and 5.450/1000 are held by accountants and auditors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, South Central College ends up costing a student $11,436/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from North Mankato|
|Saint Peter||MN||-||1||36.7798||76||10.7 miles|
|Eden Prairie||MN||62,379||2||4.18307||19||54.7 miles|
|Saint Louis Park||MN||46,353||2||11.1178||24||63.2 miles|
|St Louis Park||MN||-||1||8.81324||12||63.4 miles|
|Mendota Heights||MN||-||2||22.3643||19||66.1 miles|
|Inver Grove Heights||MN||-||1||10.5306||43||67.6 miles|
|Maple Grove||MN||63,633||0||-||0||70.7 miles|
|Saint Paul||MN||281,501||17||26.5648||744||70.7 miles|
|Brooklyn Center||MN||-||2||15.2653||32||71.4 miles|
|Brooklyn Park||MN||72,758||3||8.3746||127||73.0 miles|
|Lake Elmo||MN||-||1||0.0||0||80.4 miles|
|White Bear Lake||MN||-||1||10.7099||66||80.7 miles|
|Granite Falls||MN||-||1||21.2455||72||86.6 miles|
|Saint Cloud||MN||67,771||3||25.374||204||95.5 miles|