Warwick, RI (population: 83,651) has one bookkeeping school within its city limits. Community College of Rhode Island has a total student population of 17,760. It is the 5473rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 20th highest in the state of Rhode Island (#1 is Brown University).
Bookkeeping students from Warwick 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 Providence-Fall River-Warwick-MA area alone, there are 4,410 employed accountants and auditors earning an average salary of $65,270. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this area earn $36,450/yr and there are 8,000 employed.
Warwick lies in Kent county, which is one of the 2 counties in Rhode Island. Overall, the Providence-Fall River-Warwick-MA area has 544,170 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $20.96/hr average worker wage, and a $43,600 average annual salary. Thus, about 14.707 out of every 1000 jobs in Warwick are held by bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, and 8.110/1000 are held by accountants and auditors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Community College of Rhode Island ends up costing a student $3,892/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Warwick|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||7.6 miles|
|Fall River||MA||90,721||4||21.7318||82||16.0 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||19.2 miles|
|North Dartmouth||MA||-||2||13.916||82||23.6 miles|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||25.0 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||45.5 miles|