Fond du Lac, WI (population: 42,100) has two bookkeeping schools within its city limits. Marian University-Wisconsin, the highest ranked school in the city with a bookkeeping program, has a total student population of 2,841. It is the 3558th highest ranked school in the USA and the 63rd highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison).
Bookkeeping students from Fond du Lac 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 Fond du Lac area alone, there are 230 employed accountants and auditors earning an average salary of $56,390. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this area earn $28,220/yr and there are 650 employed.
Fond du Lac lies in Fond du Lac county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Fond du Lac area has 42,950 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.7% unemployment rate, $18.28/hr average worker wage, and a $38,010 average annual salary. Thus, about 15.047 out of every 1000 jobs in Fond du Lac are held by bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks, and 5.439/1000 are held by accountants and auditors.
Of the 2 bookkeeping schools in Fond du Lac, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Marian University-Wisconsin comes out as the most expensive ($17,511/yr) for bookkeeping students, with Moraine Park Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $6,870/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Fond du Lac|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||56.7 miles|
|Green Bay||WI||101,191||7||25.235||199||56.7 miles|
|Wisconsin Rapids||WI||-||1||14.8847||67||80.1 miles|