North Dakota contains ten schools that offer bookkeeping programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking bookkeeping school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 bookkeeping schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jamestown College comes out as the most expensive ($14,473/yr), with Williston State College as the lowest recorded at only $7,437/yr.
Bookkeeping students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 2,460 employed accountants and auditors earning an average yearly salary of $50,550. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this state earn $30,870/yr and there are 6,650 employed.
Also, within the bookkeeping schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from bookkeeping, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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