Nevada contains nine schools that offer bookkeeping programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking bookkeeping school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 bookkeeping schools in Nevada, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,762/yr), with Great Basin College as the lowest recorded at only $6,844/yr.
Bookkeeping students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 5,730 employed accountants and auditors earning an average yearly salary of $59,250. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this state earn $35,660/yr and there are 18,200 employed.
Also, within the bookkeeping schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from bookkeeping, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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