Virginia Beach, VA (population: 439,564) has one bookkeeping school within its city limits. Bryant and Stratton College-Virginia Beach has a total student population of 755. It is the 5963rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 127th highest in the state of Virginia (#1 is Washington and Lee University).
Bookkeeping students from Virginia Beach 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 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News-NC area alone, there are 5,410 employed accountants and auditors earning an average salary of $59,760. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this area earn $33,710/yr and there are 8,830 employed.
Virginia Beach lies in Virginia Beach county, which is one of the 61 counties in Virginia. Overall, the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News-NC area has 735,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $19.28/hr average worker wage, and a $40,100 average annual salary. Thus, about 12.004 out of every 1000 jobs in Virginia Beach are held by bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, and 7.353/1000 are held by accountants and auditors.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Bryant and Stratton College-Virginia Beach ends up costing a student $13,972/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Virginia Beach|
|Newport News||VA||182,057||4||29.3064||58||35.1 miles|
|Highland Springs||VA||-||1||3.25189||0||90.3 miles|